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... on not so teeny weeny skimpy bodies. Climbing up the stairs of the boat from the water, behind a not so teeny weeny bottom in one of these bikinis is certainly a sight I don't need to see too often! Another refreshing shower followed by a long nap has become the routine of these port days. All this swimming and snorkelling is exhausting you know :) And a little sunburn each day doesn't help ...
... and is not for sale.
She also tells us about the regattas that MG sponsors and the red caps that only the crews receive. They're not for sale either - pity they're very nice.
Next we are encouraged to develop our olfactory skills, identify the 4 main aromas of mocha, sweet almonds, ripe banana and vanilla. I think I can distinguish them.
Then it's a 12 minute film about how the rum is made, ...
... to play it the waves. I don't know what it is about doing that but it tefreshes and regenerates me and makes Me feel great! Back home for a shower and "Tot Time". The manager's cocktail party is tonight ( second one for us) so we need to be ready to get the optimum position for the rum punch and ...
... other, and the previous hotels were tough to beat! But as you move farther down the bay, the water gets more aqua because there is less rock/coral on the shallow floor of the sea. So, in front of our balcony, is a HUGE, PERFECTLY perched palm tree with a picturesque background of the crystal clear James Bay. We LOVE our room- quaint and smaller than the others, yet high quality.
We had lunch in hotel's casual ...
... fish, and brightly colored tropical creatures you see on TV and in pictures!
Next, we swam back to the boat (quite a workout, actually!). Lunch was ready; we had worked up an appetite, so it tasted extra delicious! Tony was ready to slather on the sunscreen and stay in the shade. Others swam back to shore to walk on the beach. Not me! I headed for the deck and sprawled out on some netting above the water. I wanted to lie ...
Other places to stay in St. James
PO Box 429, Paynes Bay | 4 star hotelfrom $237
- Not very luxurious...
- Sadly disappointed
- Don't come here if you want good service
Porters, St. James, Porters | 4 star hotelfrom $257
- Nice Hotel
- Our day at the colony club
- Just loved it
Porters, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $458
- Faultless - 11th September 2004
- The best hotel in Barbados
St. James Beach, St. James | 3 star hotelfrom $228
- Discovery Bay is A-OK
- Great place to stay
- Great Value
Paynes Bay, St. James | Hotelfrom $280
- Friendly nicely presented
- Dinning in a sauna!!!!!!
- Poor mans hotel
Paynes Bay, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $265
- Eigentlich nicht so toll
- Understated luxury for those in the know
- Shame about the Cruise Ships
Holetown, St. James | 5 star hotelfrom $476
- Great place
- The best holiday we have ever had
Holetown, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $294
- Beautiful setting...
- Fantastic little hotel / "villa" complex
- Perfect for families and couples looking for relaxation!
Sunset Crest, St. James | 3 star hotelfrom $102
Paynes Bay, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $290
- Stay at The House . . . Refinance yours!
- Great Concept, Staff, Just Needs a little Polish
- An Upgrade, but needs more attention
Paynes Bay, St. James | 3 star hotelfrom $155
Mount Standfast, St. James | Hotelfrom $350
Abbey, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $367
Paynes Bay, St. James | 1 star hotelfrom $32