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... bar where Martin Orbidans entertained us with musical melodies and his zany sense of humour until midnight, the latest night we have had so far but great fun.
Consequently we slept like a log til 8a.m. Martinique has many attractions but all the tours seem too challenging for us so we will be staying on board to recouperate from our busy schedule. I think we will need a holiday when we get back to recover from this trip, there certainly is never a dull moment aboard ship.
Well, all our friends have left and now it is just Tim and I. We had a great week of laying on the beach, boating, snorkeling, playing cards, zip-lining, eating out at some wonderful restaurants, and hanging out with some really fun people! Here are a few pictures of some of the highlights. It will be a much quieter week this week, but still very enjoyable.
... them on their return and sailing in their company down to the Panama.
Being back at Rodney Bay meant we could also spend some time with Graeme and Lynley, kiwi crew on "Destiny", and Patrick and Amanda from "Egret"who had made it 1500 miles across the Atlantic with no rudder. An amazing feat of guts and determination. Their boat was up on the hard and we were able to see first hand the damage. They are ...
My Liat flight left at 8am and only took about 40 minutes to get to George F Charles Airport which is in the north of St Lucia, near the capital Castries. This is the smaller of St Lucia's two major airports and caters mostly to inter-island flights. The other one is called Hewanorra (apparently from the Amerindian word meaning "Place of the Iguana") and handles the bigger international arrivals and departures, and is where I'll be catching my flight back to Miami ...
... and their taxi was not due, hence the fact Dad and I looked rather overdressed!
We now have five days at sea and a half day in Ponta Delgado. Cannot believe we will be home next week. Now you have broken up Sophie, keep on with the studying!! Good luck next week. This is probably our last blog.
Looking forward to seeing you all.
Lots of love
Mum and Dad
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Jill and ...