Tropical Dreams Motel Resort
Travel Blogs from North Palmetto Point
... again at any time. We brought laundry into town first thing in the morning and had breakfast and freshly brewed, strong, coffee (that's a treat!) at a restaurant a few doors down while waiting for the cycles to finish. (BTW, the laundromat here is wonderful. Clean, spacious...and the driers fully dried all three of my loads. Impressive!) The interior of the boat has had a thorough tidying and cleaning. We've made several ...
So far, living "off-the-grid" is working out just fine. We went to bed at dusk (about 7:45) , so no lights (we decided to leave the generator off) was not an issue. The cool air off the water made sleeping a "breeze". So we didn't miss the AC. We previously arranged to meet the owner of a beach house located near the center of the island of Eleuthera this morning. We boarded our jeep and drove the 50 plus miles south to Palmetto Point to tour the house as a ...
A slow sail to start with so we decided we should motor as we had approx 30 miles to cover across the bank. Pam the new lure was launched and on her maiden swim she caught 2 barracuda, one very large and one about 2 foot long! Both had to be set loose as not safe to eat them when caught in shallow waters but maybe 3rd time lucky she will get a Tuna! Eric still has 10 fingers and thumbs but they put up a fight when trying to cut them free! Hatchet bay was lovely, a very narrow ...
Having assessed time, weather, tides and cuts we decide to leave the Exhumas and head over to Eluthera as Cath arriving Sunday and still a fair way to go. Weather looked good and leaving via the cut by Warderick Cay looked wide and very appealing to Eric. Sailing via Eluthera meant we could see the Island before heading to the Abacos but also ...
... 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 ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking