Jasmine's Ocean Resort
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... Biosphere Reserve here. When they first told me it was a Biosphere Reserve I have no ideas what they meant but an informative sign told me that it means they have a self-contained ecosystem. I.e. The water gets evaporated from the ocean, drops into big pond from the hills and the fresh water supplies all of the animal and plant life on the island before going back into the ocean and starting the process again. Upon arrival at Big Pond I was greeted by a very old, very Caribbean ...
... surely) was "does clay pigeon shooting count?"
So Pedro and myself were somewhat social outcasts amongst this secluded world of the long socks brigade. However, I have to admit I had more chance of fitting in than Pedro. Whereas everyone else would be reading "Flora and fauna of Trinidad and Tobago" or "Migratory birds of the Lesser Antilles" my choice of after dinner book was the ...
We did nothing today...sat by the pool. Sure beats the -43 with the wind that you guys had....brrrr.
Mike got the signed contract today!!!!!!!!
That means we're packing up to move. We're not sure when, still waiting for him to get home from work to ...
... announced in English that the plane was having 'technical problems' and that 'we will be landing immediately' back on Margarita Island. The tension level for everyone on the plane at that moment was extremely high. I could hear a woman praying behind me and I just kept trying to turn off the mental auto-loop of 'these are the kinds of planes that crash'. In the end we landed fine as far as I could tell but it was a bit disconcerting to see what I ...
... and a few others for some cold beers and cake. Around eight men showed up and enjoyed beer and cake. They also played a rousing card game that included money and good natured teasing and lots of laughter. The big winner left with around $60 TT ($10 US).
My brother, Ellis arrived to spend some time with us again this year. This is his third stay on board Quest and we’re happy to have his company. While waiting for Quest to be sea-worthy again, ...
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