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Feeling more energized today, most itching gone and lethargy replaced by wanting to go and see the town and local surroundings, we did the daily chores( yes there are some!) making water, bottling up the fridge( dray) lol. There's nothing more refreshing than a glass of iced cold water when dripping hot!! It's so nice not having to traipse the 4 litre bottles from shop to ...
... We stay on board playing and watching a movie. There are quite a lot of sailboats around us, most of them with the French flag. Our catamaran is 47 feet and we find it the perfect size for us: this way, we do not find each other constantly. The skipper is a reserved person and he leaves us all the space we need. Also, he only eats once a day!
John is now here at the cockpit, reading about that type of toxic algae ...
... Since I wasn't feeling well, I held off on snorkeling that usually happened after arriving and instead read a bunch. Later on we had FRESH lobster dinner that put most everyone in a food coma. Star wars on the big screen rounded out the night, although I cut out early. We had plans to dive the next day early and I didn't want to sleep too late.
And now this morning was amazing. First thing we had 4 newbie divers go ...
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Update due as we slowly work our way north
25/12 Phil cooked a 10lb+ turkey on xmas day with all the trimmings, excellent and great value as we had 3 lunches and 3 dinners out of the turkey
26/12 we sailed the 12 miles round to the stunning embayed southern coast of Grenada and anchored in the bay behind Hog Island, stunning, surrounded by mangroves and then trees up the side of hillside with a little 50m beach and a ...
... skin off his elbows ... I woke up covered in his blood, and he asked 'where did that come from?', er, check your arms. Thanks.
Suffice to say, the following 10 days of the girls' visit went more or less in the same vein, with highlights inc
* Kim tripping over a speedbump and bouncing off the road two mins after arriving. On closer inspection, there was no speed bump.
* Kim's dress popping open every 1 second, resulting in her dancing to reggae in a local ...
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