Hollywood Beach Suites Turks and Caicos
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On Sunday, April 27, we returned to Mr. Grouper's for our specially prepared meal of Haitian Griot - fried pork with plantains and spicy coleslaw. This was a special dinner that Isabelle had requested. We started with some conch salad and conch fritters. After the wonderful Griot, we finished dinner with mango cheesecake and rumcake. The rumcake was extremely potent.
... started to listen to podcasts and promptly fell asleep. It was so peaceful there. When I woke up, I decided to get my exercise by walking out about half a mile out into the ocean, waist deep in water. Brian took out his 19 meter Flysurfer but even then, the wind was still pretty low.
In the distance, we could see that there was a big storm coming our way. While we talked to Dale, the guy with the canopy tent, we saw a ...
... go there for dinner but I think it was a good recommendation to try lunch first. Once we arrived, we were treated to the same beautiful water and the restaurant was right on the beach.
The service started very badly. It took an effort to find someone to tell us we could sit anywhere and then we sat for quite a while without a menu. I finally got up to get the menus myself. I don't mind slow service since we are in such a scenic place but ...
... claimed to have. After driving to our first destination, I am glad we did.
The first attraction I wanted to see on the island was Three Mary Cays. I had read in other reviews that it was hard to find. And it was!
We missed the first turn because it was just a dirt road that seemed to go into overgrown jungle. We took the longer route. After following a winding, unpaved road we drove right by a pond with ...
... friendly. The sunset cruise was beautiful. The glow worms were underwhelming.
Despite the fact that our captain Dave set the music for romance (Barry White songs and the like), we only got to see a couple dozen of the glow worms mating. Had there been more, it would have been quite spectacular. The glow is very bright and the collision encounter between the female and male is pretty interesting, specially since it marks the end of the one ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking