Ocean View Club
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... Wells. We need to time it right and factor in the tide and the strong current going through. We managed to time our exit through perfectly, but it meant getting up at 6:30 am. It was an easy transit through to the other side of Eleuthera. It can get fairly rough through the cut if the conditions are right. There are mooring balls at the small settlement on the north side of the cut for boaters unable to make it through the cut and having to wait it out.
Right before bed last night, I cleaned up the kitchen and wandered into the deck for one last look at the lagoon for the night. The water was rough! Waves crashing over the lagoon boulders looked like something you might see on the Atlantic side of the island, but not here. It was hard to see what activity, if any, was taking place under the surface of the lagoon, so I reached ...
... local knowledge courtesy of Ron, our driver. Our instructions from the property owner were to take a taxi into Gregory Town to find Phillip Thompson, the property caretaker. As it turned out, Ron knows Phillip. As it turns out, Ron knows everybody! We located Phillip quickly and he introduced us to the car we'd rented that comes with the property. It's no Dodge Charger, that's for sure. But the 1922-ish Suzuki Sidekick will give us ...
... as we approach the Valentines marina it was easy to see that this is the place for the mega rich yacht folks. As we are 44ft this time it worked in our favor and our slip is right by the marina office, bar and shops :-) The docking was great, bow in, starboard tie with fixed docks.
After getting settled in we called around to rent a golf cart for a few days and by some luck we found one! It is spring break and there ...
Up early and go to beach to film a sunrise time-lapse. Check messages by Valentine's. Back to hotel to rest. Wander to market and post office. Down to beach to collect some pink sand. Pack up, leave suitcase at reception and go to beach for a couple hours. Lunch at Angela's. Get bag then to dock for water taxi. Arrive at airport a little over 2 hours early...but then flight delayed 1.5 ...