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Christmas

Perhaps this picture captures Christmas this year just perfectly. Advertisements

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I’m dreaming of a warm Christmas

We had a great visit and Christmas with Ted and Sarah.  After the first night in Christmas Cove, we spent two more in Francis Bay.  We walked the shallows in Leinster Bay and saw some of the really cool residents … Continue reading

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Whistling Cay and Cinnamon Bay

We’ve been exploring. First, we landed on Whistling Cay.  We toured the former guardhouse.  It was purportedly built or at least used during the period when Tortola had emancipation late 1830s/1840 and the Danish islands did not (until 1848).   Given … Continue reading

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St. John History

Today, we hiked over to the Annaberg plantation and sugar mill ruins.  The hike itself was beautiful with a salt pond and a wide variety of trees.  These mangroves were really a sight. We think that we yet again successfully … Continue reading

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Francis Bay, St. John, USVI

We moved yesterday from “town” on St. Thomas to St. John.  It was an easy motor upwind in 15-20 kts.  Here’s a view rounding Turtle Point on St. John looking towards the B.V.I. Francis Bay is part of the Virgin … Continue reading

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