Travel Blogs from Eleuthera
Hatchett Bay calls itself the Bahamas' most protected harbour.... Well isn't that kind of ironic?!?Mother Nature took out her frustrations on the only other boat in the harbour. Protected from wind and waves...yes. From lightning? Nope.
Since the lighting strike, we've become "good neighbours" with Mike. He's been doing a ton of work to his boat to recover from the strike (and fire) and move on. ...
Governor's Harbour was the prettiest and most picturesque harbour we've been to thus far.
We also were very happy to find a sports bar with satellite TV so that we could watch the World Cup. Bahamian cable was blocking the games - making them pay-per-view only.
We were in Rock Sound for the fireworks and celebrations. Interestingly enough, the party begins the night before so that they can have fireworks at midnight to welcome the 10th of July right from the start!
Sorry if the first few pics are repeats.
Bad wifi...the fact that I got pics uploaded is impressive!!! ...
... have a go at it … hmm sounds familiar. I was giggling and we had a few comments back and forth and in the end the two women dumped their husbands and talked to me so Doug talked to their husbands. We were having a great chat about some of the people they had encountered thus far on the cruise and also I helped with some cruising questions.
What a prize
They asked if we liked Trivia and I said yes but I’m not up ...
were fish everywhere. Every direction I
looked in there was sea life of every colour and size imaginable. I had inadvertently stumbled upon a large
area of coral reef. The water was not
deep at all but the coral is delicate and the surrounding rocks….well,
rocky. I managed to float myself out on
my tummy and scan the coral as I went deeper.
I saw electric blue coloured fish, bright yellow fish, fish which looked