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cruising, vb, kroozing, working on your boat in exotic locations around the Caribbean....Dudley and Becca
It's Lobster Season and Fish Friday...
Becca
01/29/2010, Guoyave...Fishing Capital of Grenada!

We have another great reason to gather with our dear friends, Olga and Don. We love them and we love lobster too!

It's a long trip up the lee coast to the northern fishing capital of Guoyave! We've been lucky enough to have had a visit during the summer by our friend and tour guide Raymond "Maboat Tours", but this time Cutty was the tour guide du jour, and we filled his bus!

A great group, Olga, Don, Neal, his dad Adrian, Kevin, his Mom and Chris, Carol, Glenn, Ulrika and the two of us!

We were entertained again by the chef's who travel from all around the island to treat us with their culinary skills! The provisions accompanying each Grenadian meal are becoming delectably expected. Yummy.

We have so much to be thankful!

Dudley and Bec

Reuniting with Friends...
Becca
01/26/2010, Pebbles Jazz Bar, St. Georges, Grenada

We heard the announcement on the cruiser's net (delivered M-S...6 days a week). Jenny G, singer extraordinaire was belting out tunes of Phoebe Snow, Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, et al, and an awesome sax player, Paul Alexander tonight at the Pebbles Jazz Club! Absolutely Fabulous. We completed the harmonica player and he said "it's very simple, really"...right! He was very good and the whole band was simpatico!

What better way to reunite with our dear friends Olga and Don! Jazz seems to be bringing us together a lot! (All summer, right next door...didn't know...we had the pleasure of jazz at the National Museum every Friday night.) Now this...how fabulous!

The couple who own the Pebbles Jazz Club are both talented too! She has painted all the art hanging here at Pebbles and her hubby is on guitar frequently we understand.

Check out "Pebble JAZZ Club", to see our beautiful friend Olga, the photograher and wife of friend in the pic. The night was a blast, again...oh well, someone has to do it!

What a magical night! Great friends, awesome jazz and good pub food!

Dudley and Bec

Roger's Bar, Sunday BBQ
Becca
01/17/2010, Beach Bar on Hog Island

We've been anchored in front of Roger and Mary's beach bar and we love the energy here! We've had a great time each and every time, with a magic act by Corjula (who crews for boats worldwide) one time, different music all the time, Mary's food and Roger's drinks cranking every Sunday afternoon and whenever they announce a gathering or a bonfire! We have a front row spot whether we attend or are just a floating audience!

Check out Roger's Bar, Hog Island Photo Album and feel the 'groove'. Love them!

FYI, Hog Island is being developed, so we are hoping that funding and investors will be hard to come by for a very long time so that Roger and Mary can continue this longtime tradition for another long strech of time.

Dudley and Bec

Pasca's Goat!!!
Becca
01/15/2010, Hike up the Very Steep Hill to the road in Lower Woburn!

I asked if I could take a picture of his goat! Dudley is whispering "it's a sheep"! I asked the man his name and thanked him very much for letting me photograph him! He was too kind to correct me, but I apologized anyway with him laughing at the 'tourist'!

This City girl needs some island fauna lessons! Or at least "tails up it's a sheep, down it's a goat help!!!

Much Love, Bec

Eyes Wide Open...
Becca
01/12/2010, Now we're at Lower Woburn, WOW!

We just can't believe how gorgeous this south coast of Grenada is to explore! We've had the pleasure of meeting cruisers who've spent years here and are now giving us the benefit of their local knowledge and guidance.

Not only do we get to explore, but we are keeping in shape! Check out this wonderland! I'm just above Whisper Cove Marina and the Hog Island anchorage is beyond that bridge way over there! Just a little geography sharing!

Bec

Absolutely Fabulous Hiking with Stonecutter, Ernie and Cathy
Becca
01/11/2010, Ruins at Martin's Marina, Mt. Hartman

Not only are the cruisers great, but so are the locations! This is one spectacular ruin. More in the gallery later. Mt. Hartman, one of the protected areas here on the south coast boasts numerous trails and hiking grounds, complete with all the flora, fauna and locals to spice it up!

Thanks Grenada! Truly the SPICE ISLAND! This wonderful island continues to amaze us even after six months of non stop adventures!

Dudley and Bec

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