Travel Blogs from Eleuthera
... ever found the underwater connection. The Ocean Hole follows the tides of the ocean and is filled with colourful ocean fish!
Had a lovely dinner with the crew of Agave, on our second night here, at a "new" waterfront restaurant. I had coconut curried shrimp which may very well have been the best meal I've had in a Bahamian restaurant to date!
Finally we did all of our errands and chores so that we are ready ...
... and talked and laughed about quite a few interesting subjects from Debbie’s collection of handbags and shoes to tattoos, guns etc etc. Debbie is a lovely genteel lady from Texas and her husband, and knows all the shoe shops in various cities etc much to here husband’s horror !! She told us that she cleaned out her closet and her king sized bed was covered in shoes ! I think she had more on the floor too and she gave away 30 pairs of shoes in ...
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 ...
... with cool and dry north winds at 10-15. The immediate weather forecast would not be calm enough to make the passage through the Devil's Backbone to our next destination at Harbour Island, with much due to a significantly large north swell emanating from an inordinately large low pressure system creating effects well north in the Atlantic. We knew such a swell could make for a nice show at the Glass Window feature nearby so we decided to sail ...
... several days of the week during the season. Now, small boat cruisers are merely tolerated, owing to Bahamian law that says no one owns the water and anyone can come ashore on any island, private or not, up to the high water line. Visiting yachts are requested to anchor as far as practical from the cruise ship facilities which was fine for us. The anchorage is a large bay with the cruise ships anchoring towards the eastern portion where the ...