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... legs are itching to be out on the blue waters. Tomorrow we are heading for the mysterious island of Saba ( Saaba with a hard A sound). Isolated from the rest of the Caribbean because of its lack of harbor and cliffs that required the inhabitants to unload supply ships on ladders down on the cliff faces. I can't wait to see the island that many a seasoned Caribbean traveler hasn't ...
... tiled counters on two sides and open shelving above. A small open beaded closet is on the wall between the two rooms. The ceiling is flat in this room as a small loft has been built on this side do the house. This area can only be reached by a steep staircase on the outside attached to one end. There is a small porch over the front that protects a concrete slab and the big swinging doors. There is another awning over a side door out of the ...
... through. Fri - day 3 Getting ready for a trip out in our new motor Eric checks the boot ( dry locker at front of dinghy) and there is a lot of water in it! After bailing out it still keeps coming in so we decide another trip back across the lagoon to point out our problem! A mystified service man can't see where the problem is so decides to hoist the dingy out the water to check the bottom. No damage no holes so he decides to open the valve on the bottom to see what is ...
... with a spectacular view! Great views, great exercise and a bit of a tan to boot!
As I mentioned Andrew was doing his project on nesting Tropic Birds and one day I got to tag along. This involved hanging off some pretty high cliffs visiting various nests, tagging adults, weighing eggs and the baby chicks. They are a feisty little bird to say the least - and no wonder when they think ...
... I noticed all the flying fish the boat was kicking up. As we cut the water, we could see hundreds of flying fish swim and then fly in the direction away from us. The birds obviously saw them too. They would periodically skim close to the water and just plop right into a mini-wave, then come out with food in their mouths. I felt like I was in the middle of a Discovery Channel special, watching the birds hunt.
When the boat got back to St. Kitts, ...
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