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Papillote Wilderness Retreat, Dominica

Botswana has a clear “low volume, high value” approach to its tourism; they want to prevent over exposure and devaluing the quality of the experience. Dominica, in the West Indies, has a similar philosophy. 465 more words


The Cabernet, Road Town, BVIs

Our last stop is for a lunchtime swim and we anchor in a beautiful bay on Peter Island. There’s a smart resort here but they are gracious enough to let visiting yachtsmen use the beach and have lunch. 515 more words


Foxy's Bar, Jost Van Dyke, BVIs

We’ve never managed to escape the winter gloom before. Too much work stopping play. We have friends who’ve done it nearly every year – well, certainly for the last ten years. 626 more words


Fasnacht 2017

Basel will celebrate Fasnacht on Monday, March 6 at 4:00 am with Morgenstreich through Wednesday, March 8, 2017.  And this year, we as a family might just participate in Morgenstreich, as our children have never witnessed the magic of a dark city while Piccolos and drums fill the streets with their remarkable sounds. 396 more words



Right now, Jasper’s favorite food is a meatball sub.

Fortunately, he’s not too picky about the meatballs, the bread, or the sauce. I usually throw it together on a piece of wheat bread with some Stop & Shop bottled organic tomato sauce. 310 more words

Marina Cay, British Virgin Islands

The circuit anticlockwise around the British Virgin Islands takes about a week, covering 85-90 nautical miles. The winds are almost always reliable easterlies giving you a bit of work as you head past Norman, Cooper, Salt and Peter islands and reach Virgin Gorda, where the spacious North Sound allows a wide choice of moorings, anchoring and restaurants. 477 more words