Category Archives: Caribbean

Exploring Sint Maarten

I’m already a day behind, as we’re now sailing from Saint Lucia to Barbados, but here’s what happened before that November 5: Winds of 30-35 knots caused the outside decks to be closed for 2 days. Having a nice breakfast … Continue reading

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Sailing into the Caribbean

As I write this at 06:40, 25 minutes past sunrise, we’ve just passed Anguilla and are approaching Sint Maarten. These 2 islands are the first land we’ve seen since leaving Fort Lauderdale, which is now 1167 miles behind us. The … Continue reading

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Luxury on the Cheap

I get a fair number of travel company newsletters – it’s a combination of keeping in touch with what’s going on in the industry worldwide, and seeing what deals are available. This morning the great deals are on cruises, particularly … Continue reading

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