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Today was our first day on an island. Got here in the morning and took a tender (lifeboat that are hanging on the cruise ship) to the island. Princess Cays is on the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas but that area of it is privately owned by Princess. It's basically a beach with an outdoor cafeteria and bar areas. it does have some private cabanas that you can rent as well. The water was just amazing, ...
... the pilot boat is bouncing in the swells off the port side like they were in a Cat 5 hurricane is not going to matter to the beach bunnies onboard. The bridge didn't even have the courtesy to blow the horn as they pulled the anchor, and informed the hung over tourist we are headed to Port Everglades early. Before the breakfast dishes were even picked up we had left Eleuthera Island ...
... went over to Princess Cays around 11am by Tender and immediately wandered in and out of the shops and walked along the path until we came to the area where food was set up. Essentially there were four lines but at 11.30 there were only two in use so we thought we may as well eat while we’re there. There was all sorts of BBQ meat from chicken, fish, pork ribs, some kind of sausage and burgers and lots of salads, iced water or iced tea. There was plenty ...
Today we have been
back in the resort of princess cays on the island of Eleuthera in the
Bahamas. It has been a day for me to
indulge in my favourite pass-time of replicating a dolphin. I have been in the water pretty much all
day. David joined me initially and we
both enjoyed the warm water and gentle waves before the masses from the ship
arrived. (we got off the ship quite
early). There isn't a great deal ...
... as us in this shallow arena. See Google Earth N24*53' + W076*11' for our approximate anchored position.
On Friday, March 1 there was a lull that allowed us to dinghy downwind across the harbor to town where we could attempt to upload entries to our blog with internet access available from local sources. We had a delayed start because Pascal's restaurant (which offers free wifi and we found to have a strong signal) was not open in ...