Sea View Beach Hotel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSea View Beach Hotel Philipsburg
It was located in town on the main street. It was clean. I had a view.
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... up early.
We came back toward section 1 of the beach, where all the restaurants are, and had a couple of jerk chicken sandwiches- made to order. We got a bucket of 6 Red Stripes for $10 at this Jamaican restaurant as well. I should mention that Philipsburg is a constituent country of the Netherlands, and we were told that the inhabitants mostly spoke Dutch. Every local we passed though sounded 100% Jamaican.
After spending some more time at the beach, ...
... out early and head up to the Blue Moon Lounge for a glass of wine. As soon as we finish I realise I have lost my glasses. We backtrack our movements of the evening finally tracking them down in the Theatre, we had ducked out in the dark so I had missed them. Peter is keen to head down to the casino for a flutter but I am not in the mood and so we head to bed. We have about 2,200 miles to run before we reach the Azores next Wednesday. Lets hope the Atlantic is kind as we ...
... but this ship is so big that we only saw them again once.
I was very pleased with myself when I went on the zip line and survived - 8 storeys above the deck! It was fast but fun. To be honest, I wasn't scared until I stood at the gate and the lady pulled the gate away and said "step off mam". I tried but my feet wouldn't move! John recorded it so I could watch ...
... see his face, I yelled ‘Devin!”, but he didn’t hear me. So, I quickly put on bball gear and sprayed myself with Off! and walked quickly toward the La Savane bball courts. (Quick side note – Yes, Emily, my first stop should have been the French pharmacy for some French-grade mosquito repellent. I learned my lesson. American stuff just doesn’t work on these mosquitoes, as Sherry reinforced a few days into my stay.)
Arrived in Philipsburg - tour with desmond possibly..?
Was a decent enough tour, although didnt learn as much about history of the place as would have liked, just lots of stuff about famous peoples houses etc.
Iguana stop and urchins were fun and timed well.
French beach area with nude bathers was too busy and not that great a stretch of sand, seaweed a ...