Travel Blogs from St. Maarten/St. Martin
... hailed from. First was a tour of the famine ship called the Dunbrody. It was 6 Euros and I wasn't sure if it was worth it. There seemed to be a gift shop and then the ship. Was that it? Luckily Mom and Erin convinced me to pay up and we entered one of the most well executed exhibits I had ever experienced...in awhile anyway. There was an audio/visual presentation then a little history told by Jason the tour guide, then we entered the ship. We were able to walk ...
... a working wool mill. The second one was on a beautiful running stream and the wool Mill wheel was turning. The looms were in use and it was really lovely. We stopped at the tiny village of Caerfachel, in which a group of artists lived. We then drove in to St David's, Rod and I had read about this city in a "This Britain" magazine. It is classified as the smallest city in Britain. We are so glad we went to see the place, because with our special driving ...
Today we were hosted at St. Aidan's Cathedral in Enniscorthy. Aiden Ryan a local historian provided us with an overview of the cathedral. St Aidan's is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Ferns. It was built in 1843 and was designed by Augustus Pugin. The saint to whom the cathedral is dedicated is Aidan, who died in 626. The cathedral was renovated in 1994 when authentic ...
... million Irish die and nearly 1 million leave the country. The impact on Ireland was felt for many years. The Workhouses were established to help combat the terrible poverty that ensued. We then spent the afternoon hearing about Wexfords ancient history. We toured Selskar Abbey is a ruined twelfth-century abbey in Wexford Town. it was an Augustinian House, founded about ...
... the beautiful place I have ever been
5 Boca Juniors match. A football fan's dream
We hope you have enjoyed the blog and we really enjoy writing it and sharing our photos and experiences with you and most of all we love the comments!!!! Fi has really enjoyed spending large parts of her time correcting my spelling and punctuation!
Watch out for the next installment of North America in a few months!!
Love Ross & Fi
Other places to stay in St. Maarten/St. Martin
19 Little Bay Rd, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $259
- 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 $169
- Westin . . . We Try Harder
- Getting there
- Getting there
Baie Nettle, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- Never treated so bad
- Needs a new MANAGER
- Great Location - Very Basic Accomodation
B.P. 481, Anse Marcel | 4 star hotelfrom $128
Baie de Marigot, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $126
- 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 $128
- Great Vacation
- Orient bay
- Just what we needed
Frontstreet 43, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $161
- 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 $189
Airport Road 15, Simpson Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $94
P.O. Box 4046, Cupecoy Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Parc de la Baie, Orient Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $113
116 Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- 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 $118
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 $107
- 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 $75
Parc de la Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $139
Little Bay Beach, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $206
- Overall good
- Pleasant stay
- Ok but a little disappointing
Oyster Pond Road #156, St. Maarten/St. Martin | 3 star hotelfrom $154
- St Maarten - The way it's supposed to be.
- Very nice.
- Honeymoon at Princess Heights