The Regent Grand
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- High-speed internet in room
- Hot tub
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... Brian kiteboards upwind to me with my kite. Brian just stood there while I kited for the first couple of times to watch me but now swims back to the beach to get his own kite and chaperone me while kiteboarding. The reason I swim it out rather than kite it out like all experienced kiteboarders would do is explained in the close calls below.
Close calls: Once I flew too close to the beach and almost hit a woman standing ...
... side marina so stayed for the second day, We were taken off to the supermarket by Bob and Cam the owner and a mate of his who comes down with his wife each year from Canada when its cold and wet up there- good call Cam – it is a small but very pleasant marina, with a great eyeball entry through the coral heads, only suitable for shoal draft yachts -5ft max – sorry “Persephone”
An American yacht “Mandolin ...
... amount of money required for a beachfront room and was quite happy with my room and view, which included kitchenette and washer/dryer. So I took the hotel shuttle to the IGA (!) and got some groceries to make the most of my room facilities. $10 for a pack of 4 choc-chip muffins! $14 for a souvenir tea-towel that I saw but did not buy!
The beach water is sensationally clear and turquoise, although not as warm as I’d expected. I wandered along the beach ...
... bags, clear Customs, and pick up our car. Except for turning on the wipers as we left the airport I didn't have a problem with the driving. Well, that and the fact that I didn't realize the speedometer was in km/h and the speed limit is mph. Once Brian pointed that out, things were fine. We had no problems finding the Sands. Check-in was quick and then we were up in our room.
... bit of strawberry daiquiri was pretty good too.)
Which brings me to The West Bay Club and their friendly, obliging staff - especially Daniel, the regular hotel bartender from the Dominican Republic, Henry, the young smiling, sometimes bartender and sometimes beach attendant (also from the Dominican Republic), and Renee, the good-natured concierge who dealt with all of my strange requests. (I mean really, what other resort guest would ask ...