Monthly Archives: February 2014

saying the obvious

I don’t need to understand French to understand that this sign is unnecessary.  The only water in this room is from the toilette.  A nice glass of Eau du Toilette anyone? Advertisements

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Tales of Cocoa, Stage 2

We started step two of our experiment with the cocoa beans we collected on Dominica. Step one was to ferment for one week. Translation: let the beans rot. You may have noticed the blue and orange mold you’d expect on … Continue reading

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Deshaies, Guadaloupe

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Les Saintes

The town is quaint and European. We loved this sign. and this ice cream and the goats in the moat of the fort: And, the view from the fort.  Look for the pier at the top right.  Just down and … Continue reading

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Marie Galante Pictures – on Land

A good boulangerie, of course: And the view from the boulangerie:    

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Marie Galante – in the water

   

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Swimming and touring Marie Galante

We rented a car and spent the day driving around the island. Marie Galante’s main crop seems to be sugar. Sugar cane grows all over the island. It is unruly enough to seem wild, but we assume that the fields … Continue reading

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