Sunset Shores Beach Hotel
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Outdoor pool
TripAdvisor Reviews Sunset Shores Beach Hotel St. Vincent
Travel Blogs from St. Vincent
2 hrs, 0.8 kms
There's one more town/parish capital on the way that I figure I can make a quick stop in. No serious hiking here...just a quick stroll and parkbench concert and head on my way. I have to switch vans in Kingstown and I don't want to get there too late. And the nice thing is that Layou actually has park benches! by the coast there's a sea wall and row of benches that I'll put to good use.
2 hrs, 3 kms
Byera is another cozy, dense fishing village, followed by a steep rocky hill. There's a tunnel through the mountain with a sign explaining its origins. During the French rule, the northern lands were reserved for the Carib natives. But when the British came, they forced the Caribs into exile and set up plantations in the north. Then in 1813 this tunnel was buit ...
... descendants of the Carib, the original inhabitants of the island. I'm not able to observe two distinct cultures here, one Carib and one African--they all seem to be one people. St Vincent has a different history than some of the islands where the natives were quickly wiped out by guns and diseases brought by Europeans. Here the first "colonists" were actually escaped or shipwrecked African slaves who ...
... is $19US and you wont have to worry about roaming charges on your normal cell phone. Another thing is you have Comcast you can download there app and use your wifi enabled device to call through your home phone!!! I have been calling back in the US that way to let everyone know we arrived safe!!
We walked around town a little then we had lunch. One of my favorite places to eat as a teenager ...
... and other possessions rushing past. After another hour once everything had past and the water had subsided we fetched the kids and we went for our last lunch together. We then cycled. Today Roxton cycled with no training wheels so within the week we now have 3 confident cyclists which is fantastic. We spent the rest of the day swimming and relaxing at the pool before heading back to get ready ...