Saline Bay to Charlestown Bay, Canouan

We were consuming water at the rate of 1/4 tank per day, which meant that day 4 had to include a water top-up, or we would all go dirty. 506 more words

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Round the corner to Saline Bay, Mayreau

When I imagined the trip, I imagined that we would all want 2 days in the Cays, but as described the wind was strong; I don’t think any of us were unhappy to move on.  457 more words

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Mustique to the Cays

Owen left us early-ish to attend to other duties for Sail Grenadines, meaning we were now on our own for the rest of the holiday.  This would be a fairly big day, as I wanted us to get towards furthest destination, Tobago Cays, so that the rest of the holiday would be a relaxed drift back towards Bequia.  778 more words

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Port Elizabeth to Mustique

We woke up and had our (soon to be routine) Breakfast, the most notable bit involving Chris’s poached eggs.  Owen came across and joined us, ready for the new day.  339 more words

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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