Travel Blogs from St. Maarten/St. Martin
... one Waffle House, our campground and one small Casino/hotel. And that was it for miles. I guess no one wants to rebuild here.
The sand on the beach was soft and flour like. But the water was a bit murky and we saw several big jellyfish. And oh is it windy in Gulfport! Locals say it's always like that here.
Dinner was at a neat restaurant downtown called The Half Shell. We were ...
... some kind of fresh fish entrée which was equally good.
Gulfport surprised me a bit. I knew that hurricane Katrina hit that area in 2005 but I expected to see a more robust rebuild than was there. There was the evidence of buildings that I'm sure once stood tall and strong before Katrina but now only a footprint remained of foundations and all that ...
... stuff". We officially left home at 7:15 this morning. Our plan/goal is to get out of the state of Florida. We don't have any plans other than that. No reservations to camp anywhere tonight, or any other night for that matter. We're "winging it". I'll post pictures as we go. Love, P ...
... used only once, in a brief battle with the aforementioned Union ship, the Massachusetts. The ship eventually retreated, and the Confederates called it a victory, but they abandoned the fort soon after. The fortifications and emplacements were eventually finished, but the full complement of guns was never installed, and in about 1905, the guns that were there were sold for scrap. The guy who bought them apparently lost interest ...
... as sweetly as she could, as
if to press me into a quick yes decision. “And we'll be tandeming with the instructor.”
This meant I'd not be alone. Pheewwww!
“OK. Lets do it then.” I swallowed hard looking at Dyana. “And when exactly are we going to
be doing it?
“I'll let you know,” she chirped back. Happy in the knowledge that she had a, (and what shall
I call myself), ….. a partner?...... a victim? ........ ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Le Mississippi St. Maarten/St. Martin
Other places to stay in St. Maarten/St. Martin
19 Little Bay Rd, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $294
- Will probably return
- Not so good
- Great Bay is a Great Place to Stay
144 Oyster Pond Road, St. Maarten/St. Martin | 4 star hotelfrom $249
- Westin . . . We Try Harder
- Getting there
- Getting there
Baie Nettle, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $151
- Never treated so bad
- Needs a new MANAGER
- Great Location - Very Basic Accomodation
B.P. 481, Anse Marcel | 4 star hotelfrom $416
Baie de Marigot, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $138
- Great Location
- The best ever holiday in the world
- Enjoyed our stay
21 Rue de Petite Place, Grand Case | 3 star hotelfrom $165
- The ideal place for a stress-free vacation
- A little piece of paradise...
- Loved every moment!
C5 Parc de La Baie Orientale, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $136
- Great Vacation
- Orient bay
- Just what we needed
Frontstreet 43, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $197
- Ideal location
- See You Next Year !!!
- Reality Check
French Cul De Sac, Baie Nettle | Hotelfrom $240
Baie Orientale (Orient Beach), Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $169
Airport Road 15, Simpson Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $93
P.O. Box 4046, Cupecoy Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $101
Parc de la Baie, Orient Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $113
116 Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Great little hotel on Orient Beach
- First Trip to St Martin, Great Choice with L'Hostel
- Loved it but .....
Mont Vernon I, Orient Bay | 1 star hotelfrom $140
Baie Nettle | Hotelfrom $96
Front St 147, Philipsburg | Hotelfrom $115
- Very good
- On the main street of Phillipsburg
- Not good
117 Simpson Bay Rd, Simpson Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $136
- Excellent hotel, would definitely go back
- Interesting Place to Stay but Beware
- Great hotel
Rue du GÃ©nÃ©ral-de-Gaulle, Marigot | 2 star hotelfrom $70
67 Front St., PO Box 965 , Philipsburg | Hotelfrom $68
Parc de la Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $123
Little Bay Beach, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $261
- Overall good
- Pleasant stay
- Ok but a little disappointing
Anse Marcel, St. Maarten/St. Martin | Hotelfrom $154
Oyster Pond Road #156, St. Maarten/St. Martin | 3 star hotelfrom $147
- St Maarten - The way it's supposed to be.
- Very nice.
- Honeymoon at Princess Heights