Put da lime in de coconut

April 14th, 2013|Bahamas, Caribbean|

Girls just wanna have RUM!Graceful coconut palms sway in the breezeoverlooking the Atlantic, just outside our door.A fast machete made quick work to getdown to the fresh coconut juice.  Andhe still had all his fingers!Dan [...]

Ye old Bahama Lighthouse

April 13th, 2013|Bahamas, Caribbean|

Elbow Cay (pronounced "key").  All suppliesare brought in by ferry, including tourists.Hope Town features one of the last functional kerosene-fueledlighthouses in the world, builtback in 1862.Vicki climbs the dizzying101 steps to the top.Lighthouse window frame.    [...]

Hope Town, Bahamas

April 11th, 2013|Bahamas, Caribbean|

Vicki and I doing our due diligence. Tan your toes in the Abacos!Open air, grilled grouper and veggies on a stick.I hope you still feel small when you standbeside the ocean...Mike free diving during our [...]

Eating in Freeport, Bahamas

February 16th, 2011|Bahamas, Caribbean|

Conch (pronounced "conk" is plentiful here!  It's the large mollusk with the big beautiful shell.Conch salad - fresh chopped onion, tomato, green pepper, raw conch,sour orange juice and a tiny bit of hot sauce.  Delicious!! You should have seen how fast [...]