Travel Blogs from St. James
... had selected was the Carnival Victory. We were all amazed at the size of the ship. It towered over the dock some 14 stories. We got on board and checked in during which time we were all given a Carnival cruise card. We were to use that card for all of our purchases on the ship and to get off and on the ship in the various ports.
We made our way to our cabins. They were inside cabins. They were certainly not as generously sized ...
... had decided to do minimal research in the planning so that I could live in the moment as much as possible while I was here. I was doing fine right up until the point where my friend and work colleague Danielle asked where I was going to be staying once I arrived there. The plan is for me to stay at the King Solomon Hotel for the first 3 days until the SOTPC (SPC) flat becomes available. It was then that I realised that I didn't actually know where the King ...
... floaty," sipped on a decadent coffee ice cream cocktail, visited with some New Yorkers, and got a pretty good sunburn, so it was time to head back to the room. We got all ready (took me a total of a half hour, cuz I never do my hair!) and were ready to go to the shops and a mall, but it was pouring down rain... and it didn't appear to be stopping any time soon. We didn't know how closed in the shops were, so we decided to wait ...
... sitting on the chaise lounge chairs, which were situated on the hotel deck, but steps away from the sand. The minute the sun went down, out came about 15 little crabs!! EWWW!!! My phone vibrated, and I screamed because I thought for sure it was a crab crawling up my chair! We tossed the little guy a lemon from my water, and he instantly grabbed on to that sucker and dashed under ground to... eat it, I ...
... to touch them...but just their shell. Some of them were really big and then a few little baby ones. They lok exactly like the turtles in Finding Nemo :)
There were also a whole bunch of other fishies swimming around with us. Some that had really long noses like needles, flying fish, jelly fish, and a swarm of a bunch that I cant even describe. After the swim we headed further down the coast to a beach. Pinkish/white super soft ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Smuggler's Cove St. James
Other places to stay in St. James
PO Box 429, Paynes Bay | 4 star hotelfrom $237
- Not very luxurious...
- Sadly disappointed
- Don't come here if you want good service
Porters | 4 star hotelfrom $273
- Nice Hotel
- Our day at the colony club
- Just loved it
St James Beach, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $464
- Faultless - 11th September 2004
- The best hotel in Barbados
St. James Beach Holetown Barbados, St. James | 3 star hotelfrom $237
- Discovery Bay is A-OK
- Great place to stay
- Great Value
Paynes Bay, St. James | Hotelfrom $280
- Friendly nicely presented
- Dinning in a sauna!!!!!!
- Poor mans hotel
Paynes Bay, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $282
- Eigentlich nicht so toll
- Understated luxury for those in the know
- Shame about the Cruise Ships
Holetown, St. James | 5 star hotelfrom $168
- Great place
- The best holiday we have ever had
Holetown, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $109
- Beautiful setting...
- Fantastic little hotel / "villa" complex
- Perfect for families and couples looking for relaxation!
Sunset Crest, St. James | 3 star hotelfrom $99
Paynes Bay, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $281
- Stay at The House . . . Refinance yours!
- Great Concept, Staff, Just Needs a little Polish
- An Upgrade, but needs more attention
Paynes Bay, St. James | 3 star hotelfrom $166
Mount Standfast, St. James | Hotelfrom $350
Abbey, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $292