K.T.S. Paradise View Hotel
Travel Blogs from St. John's
... a large natural harbour with its single storey wooden houses flanking the narrow lanes, St. Johns offer the perfect chance to explore the urban Caribbean culture.
We joined our coach tour for today, an island tour took us to The Blockhouse ruins offering commanding views of the Atlantic ocean and the surrounding coastline. The tour continued onto Shirley Heights where we stopped to admire more stunning views over ...
... told it wasn't. Then we told it was but it would but it would be a beach barbecue at the small Gaugin restaurant at the end of the beach, and Min said "I'm not walking on a beach to have my dinner". Finally a manager told us that because of the weather (it rained on and off all day yesterday) the barbecue would be in the main restaurant. Talk about confusing.
Anyway we had the meal and it was OK, but they will insist on having a whole suckling pig ...
... store. What a BONUS!! The grocery store in Antigua was much better than either of us expected. Being coffee drinkers, and REALLY liking our coffee, we were happy to find half and half as well as the foods we would like to be cooking.
When we arrived at the cottages it was like Christmas morning for a six year old. Marco had been kind enough to upgrade our location for the first half of stay and now we have an entire Villa with the ...
... around to Jolly Harbour and pumped out the holding tanks and then went onto the marina dock, a nice but expensive marina, but it had the best supermarket we had seen in the Caribbean and we did a major restock including
2x 1 3/4ltr Rum Bottles each less than Pds6. we went to the bar in the evening for a few rum and cokes.
13/2 We sailed around the north coast inside their massive barrier reef and went to a beautiful anchorage ...
... we'd be having. How did we end up getting so lucky??!!?
To get to St. John's, we had to fly into St. Thomas and then travel by boat to St. John's. No need to worry about finding our transportation, though, because from the St. Thomas airport, we had a taxi driver waiting for us. Although we later found out that he took us the "scenic route", we finally made it to the private port where our boat was awaiting us. The dark boatride ...
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