Travel photo: Cruise ship at Castries, St Lucia

Much can be said about cruise ships and their impact on ports in small countries, environmentally and visually. Sitting at a cafe in Devonport in 2003, all of a sudden a huge, white monster wall appeared before us, above the house tops. It was The [...]

2014-07-25T09:18:41+00:0023 March 2012|Saint Lucia, Travel photos|

Willemstad, Curacao – travel photos

Queen Emma pontoon bridge, Willemstad Curacao Today's travel photo is from a 17th century Dutch trading settlement. It's been many years since I visited, but I remember being enthralled by the cheerful, charming capital of Curacao and the Netherlands Antilles. Apparently, I'm not the only [...]

Travel photo – Brimstone Hill Fortress, Saint Kitts

Brimstone Hill Fortress The Caribbean island of St Kitts was tossed back and forth between England and France in what seemed an interminable battle for most of the 17th and 18th centuries. The island was quite heavily fortified and Brimstone Hill is an exceptionally well [...]

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