Josiah Bay Cottages
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... Having gotten on the early ferry at 2:00, we were able to have a short visit with her before she left for a short vacation in Puerto Rico, leaving her whole house to us for the night - a lucky break allowing us to relax and have the run of the place including the nice pool and the bar!
The Hummingbird overlooks Road Town Harbour so we had a lovely view over a few cocktails before heading into town for a little exploring and dinner. I took ...
... of the villa we would stay at were very helpful in planning our trip.
We picked the dates and they booked the airfare. After dropping Lily off at My Dad and Donna's we were off to LAX for a flight to Miami then to San Juan and finally to Tortola. Before we know it we were in the BVI. When we got off the plane our contact (Faye Smith-Penn) from the British Virgin Islands Tourism Board ...
... br> then headed back down the mountain on the cable car and on to the ship.
First port of call
on the ship itself was to cool off in the pool!
We both enjoyed the water for about an hour before heading off in
preparation for the quiz. The whole team
was there today, the two Julie's and the American/Hungarian duo we had met a
couple of days ago. This is exciting
guys…..we were on fire today and, when the quiz ...
... want to see them en masse with the rest of the ship. Reputable private tours seemed in short supply, and the BVI ferry system only had one returning ferry that would get us back to the ship on time, which seemed a bit dicey if the sea conditions acted up (Even though I go private I still fear 'missing the ship'). So this ended up being the only stop we did not have a plan, and really all we wanted to do was go to ...
... attempts at getting us cleared into B.V.I., I started suggesting we take our chances, at which point Steven reminded me we would be entering a foreign country illegally and would likely be subject to fines and/or imprisonment. Oh, fine, never mind. Finally Steve was able to contact a very lovely woman at the tourism center who just so happened to have a friend at Customs and allowed us to dock for the night. Having not cleared properly though we were not allowed ...