Horizon View Beach Hotel
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- Car rentals
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... U.S. open final tennis on deck the retired early for the night. We are both suffering from the heat and food. Lots of headaches, upset stomachs and tiredness. I think perhaps the tiredness is due to a hectic first week on our vacation. There was a roll call of nations at the first night show yesterday. Of the 3,500 passengers there are 2,500 Americans, 500 Puerto Ricans and just us 2 New ...
... with an alcohol content of 75% (that is, 150 proof). I tried sipping it, but it is pretty terrible tasting (perhaps why it is only distributed on Grenada), and burns like rocket fuel. Of course, those vats of syrup might put most people off rum regardless of the taste. We had lunch in the lush gardens of the distillery. Fresh bananas grow side-by-side with oranges and grapefruits. From the distillery we climbed, and I mean climbed, ...
... or its service. I've never payed more for less in my life. The seafood soup was more like lobster flavored saltwater.
After dinner we walked down the boardwalk and circled back on the Main Street. Ran into 2 pirate statues. Nothing brings out the pirate clown in me like pirate statues. My favorite pirate statue to date though is ************** from Cayman. I mean think about it. You're a big black pirate named Richard .... What would ...
... Despite the lack of anything green, I loved the atmosphere and the people. We had lunch on the French side, at the town of Marigot. I had some of the best Moules Mariniere (mussels steamed in a pot) that I've ever had.
We also went to the airport beach, where 747s land right over your head (the beach is just 20 or so yards from the fence enclosing the airport) ...
... are more signs, too.
As we walked towards the ship I noticed the contrast in size between the Westerdam and the Celebrity ship docked next to it. I had thought our ship was big until I saw the two together, so I took a picture to show the comparison. Then I bought some French macarons (macaroons) at a little stand near the security gate. David and I can have them for tea. I hope they taste as good as they look. ...