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... Antigua flight, Kai woke up from a 2 hour nap pretty ****** off. I'm still not sure if it was a night terror or he was just really angry but he threw an epic tantrum that lasted (I counted) 25 minutes and for those 25 mins I was mortified, wanted to DIE. It's bad enough for your child to throw a tantrum at home but in public and on a plane where you can't really do anythign or go anywhere ughh!!! I think ...
... Back at the pool Min and Elaine asked if I had enjoyed it. "No" I replied. "Of course you did," said Min. "You should do that every day."
"Can't" I replied. "Trainers are knackered" and they were. "Can't swim bare footed"
"We'll get you some beach shoes from the shop" said Elaine, helpfully.
"They'll never have my size. I take size twelve. It's a tiny shop. They'll never have sizes that huge"
The next day, with me kicking ...
... t get chance to email this but I'll sort it soon. In fact I'm considering doing it as a blog! As you haven't received it yet you don't know any different :-) Back on ship and a good sail away party, tropical shirts tonight and only four of us at dinner but I think we might all be going to the Indian buffet tomorrow night Headliners show in the theatre again and a new show for us, which was to its usual high standards, night cap in the crows nest and back to the ...
... I have to do now is try to stop her from bashing every limb as she climbs in and out of the dinghy of moves around the boat. I'm thinking of getting her some wicket keeping pads! Should go well with a bikini! Gustavia was fun, very expensive and chic and us two looking like a pair pikeys. One of those places where the shop assistants look like catwalk models, Luce and I in our unwashed sailing gear fit right in! As Luce said, they bay we are in ...
... for Antigua race week. Finally met Phil, the owner of Great Escape, and admired his new, very expensive, mast (you will recall we broke it in St Maarten!), was reunited with Chris and Yvonne from my BVI adventures and met up with Penny Bloxham, the girl who got me into all of this sailing in the Caribbean in the first place! Great also to see Ken (minus Kay boo hoo!) and to meet David and Michelle, legendary and much spoken about skipper and chef of Lady Anne.
Other places to stay in St. John's
Deep Bay, P.O. Box 976, St. John's | 4 star hotelfrom $108
Soldier's Bay, St. John's | 4 star hotelfrom $354
Dickenson Bay, St. John's | 3 star hotelfrom $164
Newgate St., St. John's | Hotelfrom $113
Valley Road, St. John's | Hotelfrom $79