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... Island takes just over an hour to cross from east to west and likewise from north to south without traffic. In reality, it can take twice this time or even longer. We found this out when we missed a turn on our way here on a Friday night in peak hour, in the dark and in the pouring rain!
Driving in Guadeloupe is not for the faint hearted. Straight roads are a rarity. The roads are narrow, with lots of twists and turns with plenty of steep hills ...
... museum about Les Saintes and a botanical garden specialising in succulents and iguanas.
On the island, you can take a guided tour, rent a scooter or an electric car or hike around. Dad decided we should take a guided tour of the island. Firstly, this saved him having to hike up to the top of Fort Napoleon with me on his back and pushing Abigail in a stroller. Secondly, he wasn’t sure if Abigail was up to her ...
... a region of France in 1974 and it is basically a tropical version of France.
Compared to other Caribbean islands that Mum and Dad have visited, Guadeloupe feels much more like being in France than being in the Caribbean. Guadeloupe is a archipelago of islands with the main islands being the large butterfly shaped island and four other smaller islands.
Initially, we planned to visit all of these ...
... accommodation in the couple of weeks before leaving Australia. The night after booking our resort in Le Gosier, they sat down to watch the latest episode of the TV show that led us to be here on our holiday, "Death in Paradise". You can imagine their surprise when the opening scene (and entire episode) (the one where the air hostess dies, for any other fans of the show) was set at the resort that they had booked. They ...
... not wait to get through the hoards of families and Zimmer frames, none of which are present on our little yacht!
I nearly lost Len to a local, who was making eyes at him as he waited for me to come out of the fitting room. She appeared to be in her 50's and had all of two teeth! She told Len she had thrown her husband out because he beat her so it didn't take much for Len to realise he was being groomed as the replacement. ...
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