Tag Archives: living aboard

Les Saintes, Pain de Sucre

On Monday, we turned north and headed to Les Saintes.  We ended up anchored at Pain de Sucre on the western end of Terre de Haut.  It is a beautiful little anchorage that gets deep fast, has a pipeline across … Continue reading

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Birding at Syndicate Forest

This afternoon, we took a spectacular trip up to Syndicate Forest with the bird expert for Dominica, Bertrand Jno Baptiste.  He is a forester in his day job, but is an expert in the birds of Dominica and has even … Continue reading

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Virgin Gorda

Note, this post is slightly out of order. While waiting for the wind to moderate a small bit, we rented a car on Wednesday and drove around Virgin Gorda, BVI.  Driving here is on the left.  i.e. the wrong side.  … Continue reading

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Back to the BVI

Yesterday (Saturday), we left Salt Pond Bay on St. John and headed to Roadtown to clear in.  Afterwards, we thought we would just pop over to Peter island and anchor at either Great Harbor or Little Harbor or Deadman’s Bay … Continue reading

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Lazy days

We have stayed here in Salt Pond bay.  Yesterday, we hiked back up to Ram’s Head – the point at the southeastern tip of St. John and played on the beach.  In the evening, we attended a ranger program on … Continue reading

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Hiking and making Conch fritters

We’ve been hiking and diving for conch.  Yesterday we found a lot of large, full-size conch.  We kept the three largest and sent the others back to grow even more.  Several of those were over the legal size limit too. … Continue reading

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Back underwater at Lameshur Bay

We are back underwater at Great Lameshur Bay.  Had a nice swim with a huge permit and a hawksbill turtle.  Good fun.

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