Travel Blogs from St. Maarten/St. Martin
Well thankfully Sunday has come and gone but I have to say it wasn't as boring as the previous Sunday.
Most of the day (apart from when I went up to BK to check in on wifi) was spent chilling in the cockpit. I spent the morning lying in the shade listening to the sounds of the yacht and the wind. It was quite seductive lying there really in the warm breeze and when I closed my eyes and just focused on the sounds and movement of ...
Travelled the last 180 km, to Wexford, mostly in pouring rain and fog, stopping at Dungarvan for coffee - looked like an interesting harbour town - and at New Ross for lunch. Camped at the city site, on a hill overlooking the sea we have to cross tomorrow to Wales, still in pouring rain and wind. Rain and wind howled part of the night, buffeting the Boomer. Ireland has been great - family to see and so many memories as ...
... eminent Doctor) has convinced me I need to give up alcohol! So that's it! Will indulge an occasional celebratory drink but otherwise no more beer. We'll see if it has the desired improvements and then I will badger the rest of you into doing the same! Don't quite know what I'll drink. Water doesn't quite do it for me and anything full of sugar is also out. Hell that was hard to write! Have to just live on love now.
Hope all are well.
... humid that if you turn on the air conditioner in the car clouds start forming inside the car and it starts raining! You get wet whether your inside or outside.
So the plan is to go back to the yacht in the morning and check whether the batteries have accepted a charge; they were very low and may actually have been damaged. We'll have to see how it goes. This is the reason I am going to the expense of installing both Solar and Wind Generators on the ...
... large passenger ship was anchored in the bay with its tender ferrying passengers back and forth. It was a pretty area.
Leaving the area we crossed the Barrow River on a car ferry to head to Hook Head Lighthouse.
On the way out to the lighthouse we went through Templetown were we ate lunch. Across the road was the old Temple church ruin. ...
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