Fond Bay Suites
Travel Blogs from St. Lucia
... them up close, but they still looked pretty good.
The beach at Marigot Bay was also the site for the filming of the scenes in the 1967 film Dr. Doolittle where the harness for the Great Lunar moth was being made, the shipwreck and the appearance of the Giant Pink Sea Snail.
For our day’s activity, we opted to do a snorkelling tour that took us an area in the vicinity of Anse la Raye on the eat coast of the island. This involved a hour long boat ...
``What time do you want me to pick you
up, `` my taxi driver asked. I agreed to meet him after an hour at
the same spot and made my way inside the handicraft market.
Stalls full of baseball caps, t-shirts,
cotton blouses, key chains and fridge magnets were lined up one after
another. ``Sweetie, come take a look,`` a vendor beckoned me. ``I
made this myself in two hours`` a vendor with cornrows explained.
She pointed ...
... is the only drive-in volcano in the world. It used to be that you could drive your right up to a spring and boil eggs in the mud. It is fenced off now as someone fell into boiling mud and was badly burned.
The water has therapeutic qualities. People come here to bath in the mud and mineral waters. Ellie ...
... with no laptop charger. I may have to stalk computer charger boy again. We came back to the ship and I sat in the hot tub while we sailed away from st Lucia. We sailed by the pitons, the recognizable mountains from many movies. Cute Greek officer arranged for us to eat at the Stella bistro again and we had a wonderful waiter Nova. After another amazing meal we headed back to the lounge where Eduardo takes good care of us. Tonight was ...
... until about 3:00. Through out the day we would have a little rain showers that would pass quickly. And I would get up from time to time to move the umbrella or my chair so I would be in the shade. Jean had wanted to try lunch at the Bayside restaurant, so we headed over there about 12:15. We had a nice buffet lunch, played a little pool afterwards (I lost 2, won 1) before returning to lay about at the quiet pool, reading ...