Seaspray Resort & Marina
Travel Blogs from Great Abaco Island
This entry is going to be a little different, we are on the cruise for 14 days, so this entry will be a conglomerate of entries and pictures for the cruise over to Europe.
March 30, 2014 Day 2
The weather is beautiful again. We had a storm last night with lightning and thunder. We had gone for a walk down to the beach and saw the lightning to the north over the sea. It looked wicked. We made it back just before the ...
... and is known as the "harbourmaster"
7/4 We left for “Acklin Island” but the wind came round dead against us and the seas turned lumpy so we turned round and went back to Abrahams bay. Phil was particularly upset and appears to be getting fed up with bouncing around. Especially as we both had a particularly evil form of cold (man flu) so we rested up and stayed onboard
8/4 We left at about 8 am planning an overnighter to Clarence Bay on Long Island ...
... The current owner Pete Johnston,
continues sculpting and casting…a tradition that began with his father over 50 years ago.
When going ashore with the dinghy to Pete's Pub, we did not have a pier to tie up to. It was a sandy beach right in front of the pub. So, when we first got there, we pulled the dinghy up onto the beach, and
when we got back, the tide had gone out leaving the dinghy 50' from the
water. It weighs about 300 lbs ...
The book is written from the perspective of a women who did not start out as a sailor but became one during the trip. She loves to cook. The book includes a recipe at the end of each chapter for new foods she discovers along the way. The couple befriend and interact with locals in the places they visit; immersing themselves in the culture. It is a tour of ...
... a one person show. Owner, waitress, chef. At the same time, she mans the attached ice cream store. How does she do it? Plus, she bakes bread and cookies every day, and they are all delicious. We have a new favorite place to eat.
Tuesday is exploring the island by golf cart day. The first order of business is to get some info on the other marinas in the area. The 2 we are using are really, really bad. The toilets look ...