Paradise Beach, St. Vincent to Port Elizabeth

Nigel and I sat drinking orange juice and reading on the terrace at Paradise Beach, looking for our holiday Cat to come into view.  Sun was bright but we were happy in the shade of the hotel, in amongst the holiday makers.  591 more words

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Ten Best Caribbean Snorkeling Spots

Carol Bareuther (All at Sea) has made me start daydreaming about snorkeling in these wonderful locales. Although I would have liked to have seen some of the pretty exciting places in the Spanish-speaking Caribbean, these ten are enough to get us packing our fins and masks: Antigua; Barbados; Curaçao; Dominica; Jamaica; Mayreau and Tobago Cays, St. 922 more words


Blue Monday, a Blood Moon, and a Floating Bar in Bequia

Have you heard of Blue Monday?

According to Wikipedia, Blue Monday is a name given to a day in January (typically the third Monday) claimed to be the most depressing day of the year in the northern hemisphere. 707 more words

New Book: “The Caribs of St. Vincent”

 The Caribs of St. Vincent: Historic Account of St. Vincent, the Indian Youroumaÿn, the Island of the Caribs, an early 18th century text by Fr. 392 more words


Heaven on Earth

There are few things I really enjoy doing. But, the things I actually love make me very emotional. I have a habit of bawling in the presence of true beauty. 508 more words

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Let Me Be Honest

I should probably explain my absence. Let me be honest. It’s taken me a lot more time to adjust to living abroad then I thought it would. 950 more words

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The Bear Necessities of Life

Last week we were sailing towards an underwater volcano Kickem Jenny, 8km north of Grenada.

The University of West Indies Seismic Research Centre has reported high levels of seismic activity here since October 2018. 2,179 more words