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Gwada I: how I ended up there

Holiday planning over the last three years has always been chaotic – I rarely could plan anything well in advance , thus many of my travels have been last minute decisions based on a simple question “Where can I fly in 2 or 3 weeks at a reasonable price?” (‘reasonable’ being a relative term in this case). 980 more words


Pineapple granita with ginger & turmeric syrup

In Guadeloupe in the Caribbean a pineapple symbolizes hospitality. It has been said that when Christopher Columbus and his Spanish fleet first landed on Guadeloupe at the end of the 15th century, they knew they were welcomed if a pineapple had been left at the entrance to each village. 619 more words



LYT in Guadeloupe, French West Indies, France.

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* Marike M.


Guadeloupe Sunset

Sunset in Bouillante, Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe. Photo by Arthur Taysikuu.

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Guadeloupe Beach Bars: Kawann Beach Bar, Deshaies

Kawann Beach Bar is located at the Langley Resort Fort Royal in Deshaies, Guadeloupe.  While Guadeloupe isn’t well known for its beach bars, it shouldn’t be overlooked as the Kawann Beach Bar admirably represents everything you would expect from the best beach bars in the Caribbean. 170 more words

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Convicted killer Paul Bernardo to tie the knot: report

Notorious sex killer Paul Bernardo is set to marry a woman he wooed through correspondence, the Toronto Sun reported Thursday.

Bernardo — convicted of the grisly murders of two teens in 1995 — is a dangerous offender and will unlikely ever see the light of day. 395 more words



If you have ever decided against a trip to the Caribbean because you have children and you are afraid it may be all too stressful, then think again because Guadeloupe may be your ideal holiday destination; there are child friendly beaches of course, but there are zoos too and some of the most beautiful parklands in the Caribbean. 363 more words