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... flyovers over the airport. Directly over the hill I was just on.
Boo for me. Yea for those on the hill though. What a sight that would have been!!
Since there was nothing I could do about missing what was probably a SPECTACULAR flyover, we met up with Andy and Shannon and all sauntered to Shell Beach. They call it shell beach because because it's a beach covered in shells. How bout that? After shell beach we hit a little burger place ...
... once inside we had the whole place to ourselves. There were small benches and gazebos, handmade whimsical stepping stone, placards that identified some of the flora and a wonderful view of St. Kitts just 5 miles across the waves, also quite impossible to reach due to said waves. The kids were tired and Wendy had even fallen asleep along the roller coaster of a drive to this beautiful place.
Before we left Reese collected some young coconuts from one ...
... had food goods not in cans or jars are housed in a giant Tupperware type footlocker to keep ants and cockroaches from eating her precious pricey food. The bread hides from the insects in the microwave and silverware and some kitchen tools in plastic shoeboxes. If food is mistakenly left out on the counter for even a small amount of time, it becomes chicken food because ants have eaten through the bag and infected the product. Kristin has to ...
According to our water taxi driver, Saint Martin is the smallest distinct landmass owned by two different countries.
Whether the island of Saint Martin deserves that distinction or not, it is indeed an island with two faces: one part, the part where we docked and visited, is part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, and includes the town of Philipsburg; the other is owned by France and includes the town of Marigot.
... were the first cruise line to have at-sea firework displays, and are still the first although other cruise lines now do it too." Stupid woman.
I am not sure how much, or any of the pirate night festivities Min and I will see. It'll depend on how we feel when all the "fun" starts. We're not planning to eat with our usual happy campers, and may just eat at Cabanas and then sneak away to somewhere quiet and unpiratey.
A quick word about photographs. I ...
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