Valentines Resort And Marina
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Woke up to a lovely sunny day, looks to be a bit of wind but nothing bad. We are here today and tomorrow for sure. Martin leaves on Wed. morning and John arrives tomorrow afternoon.
So what is the plan today more exploring! I'm heading out for a nice long power walk to enjoy the village and take in the local sights, …
... as we approach the Valentines marina it was easy to see that this is the place for the mega rich yacht folks. As we are 44ft this time it worked in our favor and our slip is right by the marina office, bar and shops :-) The docking was great, bow in, starboard tie with fixed docks.
After getting settled in we called around to rent a golf cart for a few days and by some luck we found one! It is spring break and there ...
Up early and go to beach to film a sunrise time-lapse. Check messages by Valentine's. Back to hotel to rest. Wander to market and post office. Down to beach to collect some pink sand. Pack up, leave suitcase at reception and go to beach for a couple hours. Lunch at Angela's. Get bag then to dock for water taxi. Arrive at airport a little over 2 hours early...but then flight delayed 1.5 ...
... Jim calmly accelerated our boat a bit to make sure we did not interfere with the docking of the "Bo Hengy". When we arrived safely at the opposite side of the dock, a little unnerved, the Captain guided the boat into position for tie off and anchoring, after only 3 tries. Captain Jim, sea legs wobbling, hopped off the boat, then assisted the First Mate onto the dock, walked a few steps, rented a waiting golf cart and drove away to explore Harbor Island. We were a ...
... see what it's like tomorrow. After a lazy start we head to the Island to check out the old ruins and wildlife! It just be Cath as not only has she bought bad weather again but we find another snake! The heavens opened as we walked back so really felt like the Solent - home from home, with brown dusty rain as well! To be extra sure tonight Eric outs out a second anchor and says to Sal, no worries tonight we aren't ...