Christopher Columbus Park, Discovery Bay in Jamaica, 1996
There's more to little St Kitts than great beaches and UNESCO listed military installations. This tiny Caribbean nation is also home to black rocks and rock carvings. OK, I hear you say. Rock carvings are interesting. But black rocks? I'm glad you asked. At one of [...]
Going to church, St John's Cathedral, St John's in Antigua
Ah, Roatan. You probably think of sandy beaches, Caribbean waters blue as blue could be, scuba diving and snorkelling on the gorgeous Mesoamerican Barrier Reef. And you'd be right. Then there's wildlife: iguanas the size of dogs, birds of every imaginable colour, dolphins, sharks, macaws [...]
Here in the northern world, days are short now; it's cold and dark outside. So I dug out these photos to remember warmer climes. This is Barbados in December.
Treasures might be buried in the Grenadines. I didn't search. The beaches, the sapphire sea, the sail boat and everything on it was enough.
I sailed to Grenada in the early 90s and remember a green, verdant island. I also remember two guys who took us around, both high as kites.