Exploring St. Maarten/ St. Martin…

January 2017. My third time to St.Maarten- The friendly island :). Oh how I love this beautiful island. Click the link for my first blog post on St.Maarten/St.Martin. ūüôā Day 1¬† After a very early flight, I arrived at the ¬†Sonesta Maho Beach Resort, (situated mere minutes from the airport, which is always a plus,… Continue reading Exploring St. Maarten/ St. Martin…


To the love of the tropical rainbow‚Ķ.

The Caribbean? What is it and why do we love it? By popular definition, the Caribbean is a group of islands bounded by the Caribbean Sea.But what does it mean to me? When I see the world Caribbean, here’s what goes through my mind. I see green. Gigantic mountains frilled with lush trees, encompassing the […]

Prickly Pear Cays ~ sugar bird island.

7.50am. The shuttle arrived promptly in front of the hotel to transport us to the Simpson Bay marina where our day adventure would begin. After checking with immigration, a few moments were spent admiring the sparkling waters and extravagant boats and yachts in Simpson Bay, St. Maarten. Soon after, the captain alerted us to walk… Continue reading Prickly Pear Cays ~ sugar bird island.

Barbados ~ The land of the Flying Fish…or the green monkeys?!

August 2016. A one hour flight landed me at the Grantley Adams International Airport in beautiful Barbados. Shortly after clearing with immigration, I arrived at the Accra Beach Hotel and Spa and was greeted by extremely friendly staff and given a complimentary drink while checking in. After getting settled in the pool/ocean view room,which was… Continue reading Barbados ~ The land of the Flying Fish…or the green monkeys?!

Anguilla ~ The Goat Island???

August 26th, 2015. Early morning departure from the Sonesta Maho Resort, onward to the port. After checking in with customs, on board a small high speed boat it was to lovely Anguilla.¬† ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~30 minutes later~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Arriving in Anguilla, after clearing customs once more, ¬†to Shoal Bay it was, via a tour bus. A short ride… Continue reading Anguilla ~ The Goat Island???

St.Maarten- The friendly island :)

## August 2014...Summer! Dreams of white sand beaches and crystal clear aquamarine waters ran aimlessly through my mind. Ha...you're only fooling yourself...you won't get that, I subconsciously thought. Low and behold, one¬†day local travel¬†agency¬†was offering chartered flights to St.Maarten/St.Martin.'St. Who?' was my initial reaction as I had never heard about this place before.¬†Sceptical at first,… Continue reading St.Maarten- The friendly island ūüôā