Category: Martinique

Its not always what it says on the tin…….

    To start, as we hope we don’t go on….I have to report two broken bits since leaving Grenada. Yes, we have left and I will be coming on to that later. Anyway, our first broken bit was our computer which is also why this post has been delayed. Why it broke we don’t …

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Southbound to St. Lucia

It always seems to take a few days following friend’s departure to get back into the full swing of life aboard with its laundry and shopping trips and chandlery and jobs and so, even when we went into Marigot five days later to clear out of St. Martin, we were still in holiday mode and …

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The Rest of Martinique

The Caribs, who inhabited the islands prior to Europeans colonising them, called Martinique “Madinia” – the island of flowers. There certainly were lots of flowers to be seen though, from our perspective, it doesn’t seem as though Martinique stands out in relation to its floral displays. Maybe we just didn’t see it at its best …

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