Sandpiper Reef Resort
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... of my head and shoulders. Then a climb back up many stairs for another complimentary rum punch. Can you see a pattern forming on these island excursions? Back to port we were greeted by a fantastic display of Grenadian hospitality as these photos show. Other ports had a tin drum band playing Calypso music, but this island outshone them. It was great fun! And not a collection tin in sight! Just for our enjoyment, it was a great farewell from this fascinating ...
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Antigua, West Indies
Our first port day is a stop in Antigua. Antigua is the largest of the British Leeward Islands. Together with its sister island, Barbuda, they are an independent nation and are part of the British Commonwealth. Antigua was under British control from 1667 until it's independence in 1981.
We have never been here before and despite ...
... around the grounds for guests to sit on whilst admiring the beautiful gardens.
I asked about Ismay, and Nola told us she was fine, but was on a six month trip visiting her various children who live around the world. She'll be back in April and will again work as ambassador for the hotel two or three days a week. That was great news. We were so afraid that something had happened to her.
At Dessert time Nola left ...
Leaving Ellisa safely on the Quay we head off to hotel leaving stormy weather behind. Lovely hotel although a little worn on some corners but fantastic beaches and great bungalow only 40 metres from the sea. Massive bed to get lost in and Pina coladas on tap - funny enough set of weighing scales in bathroom but fortunately they don't work!! Good first evenings dinner with Roast beef to keep Eric happy, followed by big boys breakfast in the morning and BBQ chicken for ...
Day 1 Our first day started well with bright sunshine but soon deteriorated into floods of rain, hindering somewhat the progress of anti fouling. Eric was pleased as it meant he could start the fun project of trying to repair the prop - good progress but the plastic sheath broke off inside so tomorrow we are going to have to take the prop shaft right out. Wednesdays launch looking dodgy as locals predicting more rain over next few days! Day 2 So much ...
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