Hope Town Villas
Travel Blogs from Great Abaco Island
... of Wilderness.
This week has felt quite long... I had one morning off where I went to explore the island, but it was a public holiday so not much was happening. I had breakfast at Capt N Jacks. Currently I am having a dinner at Harbour's Edge with lovely Argentinian wine, live music, great views (some lookers too) and a super vibe. If I can know for certain that I can look forward to something like this once ...
Sailing on the Sea of Abaco is similar to the Chesapeake Bay (where we learned to sail). Here are some of the similarities… shallow water averaging around 6ft to 20ft, anchor almost anywhere, many destinations within a day of sailing, interesting harbors, nice people.
Here are the differences…the weather is beautiful, the water is so clear you can check your anchor set 20ft deep, fish are colorful, alive and abundant, there are palm trees, ...
... or email from way out in the ocean.
People are very nice on Marsh Harbor. The big news, on the radio, the VHF, and the papers were two elderly women mugged on their way to the local supermarket. Everyone was talking and shocked, the police moved into action, along with locals and the perpetrator was behind bars within 48 hours. Being nice and law-abiding is very important here.
Troy and his marina ...
Saturday, April 2 - We are still here in beautiful Green Turtle Cay and will be probably for another week while we wait for Jack and Dale to catch up to us. Enjoy the pictures below. P.S. A couple saw our port of call and motored by in their dingy one afternoon. Their names were Bruce & Joyce Guseila and they live in Harrison Township, a few streets away ...
Thursday, March 17 - We were up at 6:30 a.m. Denny didn't get much sleep last night due to a really low tide. Must be the almost full moon. He kept checking our dock lines to make sure there was enough slack in them. After hot showers we had breakfast at Pirate's Cove and then hiked to the local dive shop, "Dive Guana" to check it out. Around noon we ...
Other places to stay in Great Abaco Island
P.O. Box AB20486, Great Abaco Island | Villafrom $232
Off Queens Hwy. between Hope Town and White Sound, Great Abaco Island | Villafrom $230
One Purple Porpoise Place, Elbow Cay, Great Abaco Island | Villafrom $150
General Delivery, Hope Town | Villafrom $230
Pelican Shores, Great Abaco Island | 3 star villafrom $129
South End, Great Abaco Island | 3 star villafrom $197