Scout's Place Hotel
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... for the top. I could have drank more. I've never done a hike with a walking stick before, nor ever felt the need. It was absolutely essential on this hike.
Much of the trail is very slippery. Some is over smooth rocks (and in part, the rocks are in the middle of a creek, so you're stepping on smooth rocks as the water flows right over them.) Some is mud covered in wet leaves. Some was gravelly little rocks that also slipped a ...
... on our starboard side to keep us from running into the boats already moored along the dock. One of the dinghy drivers was an elderly local gentleman who had no qualms telling the captain what he needed to do. It was great fun listening to his 'suggestions.'
The reason we came here is because of the Carriacou sloops regatta. Carriacou is an island near Grenada and it is rather famous for the boats it builds. I think I mentioned in the last entry ...
... throughout. It is very, very pleasant and appealing, but we were left wondering what attracts all the wealth to such a small, dry island? We concluded the money is here because the money is here.
After our walking tour, which included buying some fresh baguettes and rum, we returned to the boat and after lunch made another short trip to shore near our anchorage to visit the Inter-Oceans Museum. This small museum was ...
... the wind pushing the water out of one end, deck
chairs being blown over the wall… can't see more than 100 meters through the
rain. They have called this "Tropical Depression #17" and now that it’s 800 km
north of St. Maarten it has turned into category-2 Hurricane “Otto”. Nice.
So we head for the airport at 7:00am under brighter broken skies, even a pinch ...
... I guess I should respect their persistence...
Feral cats, looking starved and pathetically unhappy with their lot in life, infest the perimeter of our property, and they like to fight from time to time. Sounds like babies crying - in pain. Terrible sometimes. Territorial wars over nothing I suspect.
The island does have a problem with feral cats and dogs, and a program to neuter the females is well underway. Running past a ...
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Good food, free wifi, good location, GREAT staff, GREAT dive team.
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