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Travel Blogs from St. Maarten/St. Martin
... the wiring to something resembling a bowl of spaghetti! When A&B Auto-electrical finished it looked better than it did when it came out of the factory. The yacht is going to be the same I believe. Atlantis Marine are cut from the same cloth and the owner Gui is fastidious; very keen to ensure that we will have as few problems as is possible for him to forsee and prevent.
The fabrication and bar work continues. It is quite a ...
... Davits were drawn up today and work should start soon. That is a major piece of infrastructure for the yacht as it carries the dinghy, outboard, solar panels, wind generator and GPS antennae as well as incorporating a new Pushpit (safety rails at the stern). I got to see photos of another Australian Yacht they did the same for three weeks ago and if they do as good a job on ours I will be very happy.
Got the life raft back today ...
... the water yesterday and ours is still up on the stand so his dummy spit worked but it just made life harder for everyone else in the yard as it compounded the fact that they are four weeks behind.
From what I have been told the eye of the Hurricane passed directly over the island and in the space of less that a minute the winds reversed direction completely in such a short time, that this was when much of the damage was done. Boats, Tugs, Small ...
... like it.
This was undoubtedly one of the most thrilling things I have ever done in my life; and I'm really
pleased I did it. Would I do it again?..... Funny you should ask, I might just happen to be busy on that day...... having my hair done..... or my nails buffed...... or.......
There could be a thousand reasons why I would not do it again. But what a fantastic feeling
while up there. I would recommend everyone to give it a try. At least
Hallelujah, Woo hoo, all is right with the world!!
As many of you know, I write my travel blog each day of my various trips and I was the dumb bunny who left her laptop charger in the hotel pre cruise. I was wandering around, asking at the front desk on the ship, desperate for some kind of charger and lo and behold this young man overheard and said…" I have a mac book ...
Other places to stay in St. Maarten/St. Martin
19 Little Bay Rd, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $294
- Will probably return
- Not so good
- Great Bay is a Great Place to Stay
144 Oyster Pond Road, St. Maarten/St. Martin | 4 star hotelfrom $249
- Westin . . . We Try Harder
- Getting there
- Getting there
Baie Nettle, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $151
- Never treated so bad
- Needs a new MANAGER
- Great Location - Very Basic Accomodation
B.P. 481, Anse Marcel | 4 star hotelfrom $416
Baie de Marigot, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $138
- Great Location
- The best ever holiday in the world
- Enjoyed our stay
21 Rue de Petite Place, Grand Case | 3 star hotelfrom $165
- The ideal place for a stress-free vacation
- A little piece of paradise...
- Loved every moment!
C5 Parc de La Baie Orientale, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $136
- Great Vacation
- Orient bay
- Just what we needed
Frontstreet 43, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $197
- Ideal location
- See You Next Year !!!
- Reality Check
French Cul De Sac, Baie Nettle | Hotelfrom $240
Baie Orientale (Orient Beach), Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $169
Airport Road 15, Simpson Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $93
P.O. Box 4046, Cupecoy Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $101
Parc de la Baie, Orient Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $113
116 Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Great little hotel on Orient Beach
- First Trip to St Martin, Great Choice with L'Hostel
- Loved it but .....
Mont Vernon I, Orient Bay | 1 star hotelfrom $140
Baie Nettle | Hotelfrom $96
Front St 147, Philipsburg | Hotelfrom $115
- Very good
- On the main street of Phillipsburg
- Not good
117 Simpson Bay Rd, Simpson Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $136
- Excellent hotel, would definitely go back
- Interesting Place to Stay but Beware
- Great hotel
Rue du GÃ©nÃ©ral-de-Gaulle, Marigot | 2 star hotelfrom $70
67 Front St., PO Box 965 , Philipsburg | Hotelfrom $68
Parc de la Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $123
Little Bay Beach, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $261
- Overall good
- Pleasant stay
- Ok but a little disappointing
Anse Marcel, St. Maarten/St. Martin | Hotelfrom $154
Oyster Pond Road #156, St. Maarten/St. Martin | 3 star hotelfrom $147
- St Maarten - The way it's supposed to be.
- Very nice.
- Honeymoon at Princess Heights