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Le Rocher Du Diamant - Martinique

March 17, 2018 - 23 January: We set sail from Grenadines to Martinique on an overnight passage with some trepidation. On our last trip th...
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Chatham Bay, Union Island

March 16, 2018 - 21 January, 2018: A good three or four hour sail from where we were, Chatham Bay is tucked away behind the peaks of Unio...
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Adrenalin Ride, Union Island

March 15, 2018 - 20 January: While on Union Island, I couldn't quite escape the feeling that we were in a giant theme park. It must have...
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Happy Island Reunion

March 15, 2018 - 19 January: Revisiting Happy Island was a funny one. On a high from yoga (see previous post), we all raced back to our r...
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Yoga on Union Island

March 14, 2018 - Jad wasn’t joking about the benefits of yoga after a day’s kitesurfing. I’d barely done half an hour with Will and was d...
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Kite Trip Grenadines on Union Island

March 14, 2018 - 19 January: It’s always great to see your children take off, and that happened literally on the first day of our kitesur...
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Lovebirds of Union Island

March 14, 2018 - 18 January: Happy Island is a small man-made island just off Union Island. It was here that Xavier and I on honeymoon ha...
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Francis and the Turtle - Tobago Cays

March 14, 2018 - 17 January: We had been to Tobago Cays once since our honeymoon, on a day trip from Mustique, where we stayed in a villa...
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Circus Tricks on Petit Bateau, Tobago Cays

March 14, 2018 - 17 January, 2017: On land at Petit Bateau we found several types of inquisitive iguana, including my favourite, a bearde...
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First Drift Snorkel - Petit Bateau, Tobago Cays

March 14, 2018 - 16 January: While Xavier cracked on home educating Francis and Isabelle, I was able to spirit Catherine off the boat tha...
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Our First Dive - Tobago Cays

March 13, 2018 - 15 January: “Grenadine Dive, Grenadine Dive, this is Two Purrfect, Two Purrfect, over”. Those were the days, Xav and I o...
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Tobago Cays - A Dramatic Squall

March 12, 2018 - 14 January: My kayaking is a work in progress, and always seems to clash with the elements. In Bequia, I had been maroon...
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Sailing into Tobago Cays and Turtle Island

March 12, 2018 - 13 January, 2018: Sailing into Tobago Cays, is unlike any other experience in the Caribbean. The crystal clear turquoise...
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The Tango of Sailing

March 12, 2018 - “I want to dance. I want to dance. I want lust and love and a smattering of romance. But I’m no use at dancing… and yet...
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Mayreau, Saline Bay, Grenadines

March 08, 2018 - 12 January, 2018: Leaving Bequia we sailed as far as Tobago Cays only to find we had already overshot RAFTKIN and PELIZE...
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