Fleurs des Iles
Travel Blogs from Deshaies
Sea views – TICK
Walking distance to a beautiful beach – TICK
Outdoor living and dining – TICK
A boulangerie within walking distance – TICK
A steep hill to climb up after swimming at the beach – TICK (unfortunately, as I am getting heavier everyday!)
This is our last and biggest update with lots and lots of photos about Guadeloupe – paradise in the Caribbean! ...
... baby stuff. I have enjoyed eating what the rest of the family are eating. Real teeth are designed for real food, and I do a pretty good job devouring it!! In addition to the fresh fruit, I have enjoyed eating baguettes and croissants!
I too enjoyed my cuddles with Heloise and Juliette and look forward to seeing them and their parents again.
Special thanks to Heloise and Juliette for their wonderful photos!
... 4.30am, we boarded our first flight to Miami. We had enough time here to walk the entire length of the airport to our second gate. Not hard you say, well no, not impossible but a very long walk. Long enough that they have an air train on offer to take you. Mum and Dad declared we could walk, and walk we did. I liked the pretty shells and coral that were imprinted into the floor along the way. Mum doesn't know how she ended ...
... yelled " you leave dat white man alone, he not for you". I may never get Len to wait outside a fitting room again!
Anyway Some great duty free bargains were to be had before a long stroll on foot and then back to the Spirit for lunch and yep, more of the same.
As we prepare to head out for dinner under the stars at the Skygrill, we are looking forward to the view of the harbour now that the three other ships have sailed.
... with Guadeloupe is that it's a French speaking nation so if you don't speak French you can find yourself stranded somewhere.. or that was my fear... also they only take Euros which Cristina had told me but I thought we could get some onboard, as it turns out we couldn't! There were a lot of conflicting reports about walking around the port/town area, some said it was dirty and they felt unsafe and others said they didn't have any problems so I wasn't taking any ...