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HOWEVER, those of our fellow passengers who took the excursion into the hinterland and tortuously climbed through the volcanic mountain passes up very winding roads to a marvellous viewpoint on the edge of a high escarpment at over 7,000 feet, reported magnificent views, spectacular great country and drop away edges to the road.
Suffice to say we chose the wrong option.
Oh well, 3 days at sea and we will be in ...
... ride in as the countryside is just beautiful.
We met Bill (Rose's husband) and the four of us dined in the MDR for lunch, then headed upstairs to have a beer.
The rest of the day and evening was spent lounging around. We did catch up with Bill and Rose in the Avenue Saloon for a drink after dinner.
Tomorrow will be a sea day, good day to get caught up on odds and ends.
Until next ...
... on the pier which town would be better, St. Paul or St. Gilles. He recommended St. Gilles, but St. Paul was the place to go, at least for us. Such is life!
We got on the shuttle to St. Gilles. It was a very nice little beach town. We could have been in Laguna, CA. We walked around the pier and up the street, stopping in every souvenir shop along the way. After a cup of joe and a pastry in the local patisserie, we decided to ...
... and their son Thierry were waiting for us just outside, relieved that we had finally arrived after two days of delays. We talked and caught up on news as we walked to the car and they drove us the short way to the waterfront of Saint Denis where they had reserved a hotel room for us. It was about 23:30 by the time we checked in and said goodbye for the night. Although we mostly just sat in taxis, on planes and in lounges, it has still been quite a long and tiring ...
... et située sur la route des cyclones, elle présente un relief escarpé travaillé par une érosion très marquée. Elle culmine à 3 071 mètres d'altitude au sommet du piton des Neiges et abrite par ailleurs l'un des volcans ...
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