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... replacement. For decades, this bridge was kept functional by periodic repairs, but the 1992 and 1999 hurricanes caused significant damage to the bridge. After the 1999 Hurricane Floyd, practically nothing of the original Glass Window Bridge remained. Although the bridge was repaired and Queen's Highway re-connected within a few months, the geography of Eleuthera was changed forever. Even after a decade, workers stay busy reinforcing the shoreline ...
... while filming Fool's Gold. Also Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon were married here and when some of the locals asked who Mariah Carey was they had no idea.
We walked to the Atlantic side to see the beautiful pink beach and on our back went to a restaurant called Bucaneers for lunch. We returned to the boat as we had to make water and get Delfino ready for our next destination the Glass Window, which is about 25 nm from here.
... porch and out through their lava rock garden to the dirt road. Success! Phillip and I then waded in 2+ feet of water to his car waiting on the other side of the flood zone. "All good things come from the heavens" he stated. With his thick Gumbay accent it was hard to tell if he was joking. He then took me to town where I stocked up on essentials and reversed the adventure back to our house across the neighbor's ...
... 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 ...