Up until this trip we had spent a grand total of four days in a marina in over 6 months. Three of those four days had been in Le Marin read more..
We sailed down to Les Saintes to break our journey before going further south to Martinique. A small archipelago of five islands which along with Marie Galante are part of read more..
We took a deep breath after having anchored in what must be the windiest anchorage in the Caribbean (when it isn’t completely becalmed with all boats lying differently around their read more..
We waved goodbye to our friends doing the more conventional thing of getting the hell out of the Caribbean and sailed down to Antigua from Saint Bart’s. The trip down read more..
From the conventional return to Europe in May we have plumped instead for staying in the tropics in hurricane season and braving pirate alley for a sail down to read more..
St Bart’s has a certain prestige that seems to incite a reaction all around the Caribbean. When we told an Antiguan lady that we had just been to St Bart’s read more..