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... a couple days.
Before we headed out I looked for some history on the Glass Window Bridge on the internet. The Glass Window Bridge is one of Eleuthera's more popular attractions. Many times referred to as the “narrowest place on Earth. For centuries, there was a natural stone bridge connection between north and south Eleuthera. Then in the 1940's, several hurricanes combined to destroy the land bridge and a concrete bridge was built ...
... greenery. This area is the site of the first Bahamian parliament in 1746 and the site of the first US Consulate General in 1789. We went into the restored Haynes Library, also used as a courthouse, which was built in 1897 and both the historic Methodist Church and St. Patrick Anglican Church both which is believed to be at least 170 years old. Governor's is a fairly quiet settlement and I read that Kate Hudson and Mathew McConnaughy ...
... thunder claps. (Or booms as they were!). Though we were never concerned about the rain, wind and lightning, an unfortunate circumstance arose midway through the storm. Seems the front of the property is in a bit of a "bowl" and therefore does an exceptional job collecting runoff from higher ground. What was particularly concerning was the speed at which the yard filled with water, in almost a flash flood manner. ...
... to sit inside a bungalow all day where the view was interrupted by people walking by, and also, where the swimming wasn’t so good.
Same with the clam shells - at least 3 rows deep in some places so no view or very limited view of the sea and the beach.
At The Sanctuary, we turned and walked the other way and spied lots of striped fish in the water where the bridge was. On the other side of the waterway ...
... actually hiding out in our stateroom until all the children have gone to
bed. There are noticeably many more
children on this leg….it has made us think that, in future, we will book a
genuine 14 night (at least) cruise and not two one week cruises squished into
one. Parents find it a lot harder to
remove their children from school for 2 weeks.
Most of the kids have been ok…some excellent. But some have been horrible. The one child ...