Grand Isle Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Great Exuma
... most memorable dive here was a tidal blue hole that extends into a whole underwater cave system. We couldn't venture too far inside but it was totally cool as we had to struggle against the outgoing current, which was stronger than expected. We also got to see schools of jack, an eagle ray, an octopus as well as the other usual suspects of a reef ;-).
in the evenings Roger went fishing from the shore and pulled ...
... Monkey suit out, bands and bows on and my spangly shoes get another outing. Wore my new cuff links that Baz & Leeanne bought me for my birthday, a hammer and a saw. I like. Sharon had her Blue dress on so was informed blue bands and bows were in order. And off we went. Met the commander of the Vessel, Anthony Herriott from Sussex in England. Nice bloke, very chatty. Sharon decided she wanted to see a show at the theatre tonight. Lovely I said, and that's where she ...
... to do was go home, back to London Ontario. They were rescued by a cruiser anchored in Black Point who heard their distress call from their dingy three miles south of the cut they were going to go through. This cruiser left the Black Point anchorage and went to their rescue and they were then taken back to Black Point to file a police report etc.The woman told us that her biggest fear had come true and now she doesn't think she can be afraid of anything. ...
Hi everyone. As of right now it looks like we and 3/4 of the over 300 boats anchored here are leaving tomorrow. We are headed for Black Point about 50 miles to the north. We'll keep ya posted once we get another chance at the internet. All our love.
... I agreed it didn't look too bad. The wind had been blowing E-NE for days so there was a definite swell, at least 5-6 feet. Heading directly into them was tricky but Denny did just fine and we went to course and put the main and jib up. What a ride we had. We entered the harbor at 3:30 pm and dropped the hook. We are pretty pooped. The boat got a good salt water bath and so did we. We'll be here probably the whole week as the winds are supposed to die down by Saturday.
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool