Travel Blogs from St. John's
On this day, I had pre-booked the Xtreme Circumnavigation tour of Antigua. This was to be my most expensive day of the trip at over $160, but the reviews on tripadvisor were really good. IMO, it was definately not worth the money.
We left from the dock in St. Johns at 9am and started moving clockwise around the island. We jetted by some islands in the north without stopping. The ...
... to check out. I had lost track of time, so it was good that they didn't have anybody else coming in that day. The lady was very nice about telling me it was checkout time, even though I was a little late.
The plan was to head back to Jabberwock beach and read on the beach until it was time to go to the airport, because Jabberwock beach is right near the airport and if I got too involved in my book and lost track of time, I ...
... and you have to find your own way to the next port and all your possessions on board!
Tonight we opted out of the formal dining room and self- served in the café – delicious sushi, broth and fresh stir fry and later tuned into a movie on the TV in ...
... and beverage section for more samplings of local cuisine. Meeting a couple from Austria kind enough to let me use their cellphone I place another call to my new Immigration Officer friend.
“We are on the way, how's the crowd? You enjoying yourself?. It's just past midnight, 10pm island time. Awaiting my friends arrival I hang out with the Austrians who are fortunate to be in Antigua for the summer visiting relatives. I am jealous but I am tough as I ...
... of fuel. Norman had hoped he could go in to Montserrat to get fuel but as the wind was coming from the SW the volcano was spewing ash all over the intended bay and it was "closed". I suggested to Norman that continuing like this was not going to be a good idea and we should tack. He agreed and after tacking (for the first time in 4 weeks) it was then obvious just how much of a pig of a sail boat this was. It tacked through 130 deg and we ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking