Month: June 2015
Beachin’ It for Father’s Day on St. Croix: Wish You Were Here
What would our Father's Day look like if we were back home in St. Croix...?
🇻🇬British Virgin Islands
The BVI’s – Even More Beautiful From the Sky
Just when you may have thought the British Virgin Islands couldn't get any more beautiful comes this absolutely stunning video...
St. Martin/St. Maarten
Returning to Sky’s The Limit Lolo Bar, St. Martin… For The First Time
Patrick's colorful account of his first visit to his favorite lolo had long stood out in my memory. Of course I had to check it out.
Help Me Pick Out New Sunglasses
Somehow I've managed to maneuver through the entire five-year run of Uncommon Caribbean with the same pair of amazing sunglasses. Time for a change.
Le Deux Palais de Justice, Martinique: Uncommon Attraction
To me, the Old World charm in and around Martinique's old Palais de Justice is simply intoxicating. The vibe at the new Palais, though... well...
Staying Shipshape in The Abaco Islands: Photo of the Day
A walk down Bay Street on Man-O-War Cay is like cutting through a busy shipyard, all hands busily engaged in making vessels of all sizes shipshape.
Cooling Out On Cotton Bay, Tobago: Wish You Were Here
Most likely, Tobago doesn't come immediately to mind when one dreams of sailing away to secluded Caribbean shores solely accessible by boat.
Bahamian Rum Comes of Age With Afrohead 7
As elsewhere in the West Indies, rum plays a prominent role in the history of The Bahamas. Mostly, though, that role hasn't been all that distinguished.
Soaking In My Last Few Minutes at The Somerset on Grace Bay
The clock that crowns The Somerset is impossible to miss from the pool area, a nice convenience factor that I grew to hate in my last few hours at the resort.