Nelson Spring Beach Resort
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... it. His desk is a shamble of papers. He checks Peter. He has a fever and a sinus infection and thus, a prescription is written for the strongest med on the planet. We are told that he doesn't even bother with amoxicillin or penicillin as these drugs do nothing. "You are here for a short time so let's kill the bug and not mess." I love this guy. He is a doctor that the Western regulated world would not tolerate. Now for ...
Holy **** it's fabulous to live on a tropical island during Carnival time! (I'm saying as it's all just beginning.)
At work, the plant manager announced that there would be no overtime Friday and Monday would be a half day (Tuesday/Christmas and Wednesday/Boxing Day we have off already) to a crowd full of cheers.
I had been sick this week and still had a headache and stuffy nose, so I took some meds and a nap in order to get ready ...
Recently, the novelty of living on a tropical island wore off. I think I realized it when I toured a friend around the island and wasn't so in-awe of the things that I used to be. Also, I got sick and had to deal with a lack of pharmacies/choices. Plus, work has been very stressful recently. Paradise isn't supposed to be stressful!
Culturama weekend brought some relief as we had 2 days off of work. Saturday, I went to water aerobics and was ...
... it was a whole bunch of things mixed up, wrapped in an almond leaf, and steamed. I'm not totally sure what was in there, but it was good, whatever it was. It was also pretty filling.
On the menu, I noticed monkey. Yes, they eat the monkeys here, just like people in the states eat deer. I didn't get that.
Later, I got boiled peanuts (had the same texture as kidney beans, but the ones I got were so salty I couldn't really taste a lot of the flavor), ...
... was born in Nevis, and his house and museum are near the ferry terminal. After returning to St Kitts, I hung out with my friend Mike, helped him (watched him) fix his dirt bike/motorcycle, and we headed to a birthday party at a bar that night with the locals. Also met Andrew and some other Peace Corps volunteers... Hmm Peace Corps stationed in St Kitts? ...
How has this villa rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet