Mount Vernon Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from St. Maarten/St. Martin
... my agent but I just saw it was $150 as well!!! YAY!
I spent the day boiling in the sun and enjoying every air conditioned shop I could. I strolled through the Pandora shop thinking about my honey bunny, but felt it would only be worth having a charm if it was an experience she had herself. That’s my excuse anyhow :P
I ended up at a place called SideStreet Bar where I popped a squat at a table with ...
... laid-out, most-pleasant port I have ever been to in all my Caribbean port visits.
That's not to imply it is the most charming, or "most fun", or most-breathtaking place you can visit in the Caribbean; only that it clearly thought of tourists first, and put their wants and needs first when designing their port facility and the tourist areas of Philipsburg.
When you first stop off the ship there is a 1-minute walk ...
... I was at the drinks station getting orange juice and coffee for Min and me, and right next to the drinks machines was the biggest selection of herbal and fruit teas which I have ever seen collected in one place. Displayed in the most beautiful ornate wooden box, there was every flavour and combination you could think of. I'll grant you it was only the Twinings make, but I knew my friend liked those, and wanting to play safe and not to appear greedy I just took three peppermint ...
CAPTAIN SLOG STAR DATE 78.13
Well, funny kind of day. Odd in many ways.
Today was St Maarten. We docked a full hour early. Funny how, when you know you can have a lie in, you wake up really early and can't sleep anymore. And so ...
... terminal is quite close to where we live, so off we trotted with our trusty rucksack over one shoulder. Now; when you think of a high speed ferry going from one country to another, the sort of crew you expect to find on board would be a crew who are well turned out; in a naval uniform of sort; and definitely polished shoes. This is the one thing that companies like. Seems to give the passenger a sort of feeling of well being. Someone who knows their job. Speaks calmly. ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Mount Vernon Beach Resort St. Maarten/St. Martin
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