Tag Archives: slavery

Cat Island

We spent the full day Monday on Cat Island. First, we hiked up the hill to the Hermitage, a wonderful, 3/4 scale monastery built by Father Jerome in the first half of the 1900s.  It sits atop Mt. Alvernia, the … Continue reading

Posted in Bahamas | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Virgin Islands | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment