Bonaire – divers paradise or more like Jurassic park?

May 21 - June 13, 2022; 8510 nm and 1180 days after departure from La Rochelle. I thought these two iguanas from the featured image looked a little like big scary dinosaurs. Blood were already running down their noses and it seemed as if they were prepared for fighting to death. Trying to survive in …

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Impressions of St. Kitts and St. Martin

Basse Terre the capital of St. Kitts We only checked in there and bought some groceries. It was unbearable to stay there longer as the anchorage was a roller coaster. After finishing our errands ashore we headed to White House Bay a couple of miles south east. The welcome area for cruising ships- a different …

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Beach parties and horseback riding in Nevis Preparing for the next passage in Saint Martin

April 29 - May 21, 2022; 8011 nm and 1157 days after departure from La Rochelle. Well, as disappointing as it was not being able to catch up with my workout teacher Ann in Nevis as nice it was meeting Wilson. (The feature pic shows Wilson on the right and his Cousin) Ann set us …

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Impressions of Dominica II

Indian River We were lucky to be so close to the famous Indian River which is among the most picturesque and widest of Dominica's 365 rivers. Yes, it's correct 365 rivers! I almost couldn't believe it. It flows to the Caribbean Sea between Portsmouth and the village of Glanvilla, which meant right into Prince Rupert Bay, …

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Dominica – a hidden gem in the lesser Antilles

April 15 - April 29, 2022; 7841 nm and 1135 days after departure from La Rochelle. Boy, did we enjoy this relaxing island! Arriving and being already checked in from Jeff Winston, a local guy who was working for PAYS, was for sure a great start. Imagine that!!! No hassle whatsoever regarding the check in. …

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