Greenwood Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Cat Island
... us was that the northern end of the island is way less inhabited than it once was. There are MANY old stone homes in ruins, abandoned houses, church ruins, schools that have been closed and docks that have been weathered to pilings only. One small town has been almost completely abandoned except for a couple of original families that have remained.
Christopher also drove us down back roads that tourists would not normally see. He brought us into the ...
... told him I did feel bad).
After lunch, we were talked into booking a couples spa treatment for tomorrow, our second sea day. We had talked about doing one, so it really wasn’t that big of a deal. A bonus for booking though was an additional 20 minutes added to our session. So in the end we are going to get 95 minutes of full body message with hot stones. We continued to explore the ship a bit, and then turned in for an afternoon Siesta. Our first formal ...
We ended our stay in Cat Island with another brief stay at the Orange Creek Inn. Joanne and I loved this place and would highly recommend it to anyone staying on this island.
During this stay, we were able to venture across the road to the beach. Joanne and I had ...
... a swamp). You are within a walking distance to the ocean but you can not see it from the "Boathouse".
We made the most of our visit though. We enjoyed exploring the area and even having use of the kayaks.
There was a great little place to eat near where we were staying called Yardie's Restaurant. It was here that we tried a Conch Salad for the first time. Joanne and I both did not really care for it because the ...
... folder that Joanne is holding a green piece of vegetation. I actually thought it was an aloe plant leave and asked Joanne to carry it home for us to help us with sun burns. Turns out, this leave was not from the aloe plant but from something else that caused an allergic reaction (a man visiting the bar informed us of this information). OOOPs is all I could say as Joanne started itching herself.
As you explore more of Cat Island, one will notice ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking