Position update 12:00.63N
We arrived in Grenada Monday 14th of
April. We had one night at anchor and then moved into Clarkes Court Bay
Marina. The entrance to get in was quite interesting and not too clever
once we got inside as our charts did not show the shallow patches including the
one we almost got stuck on...
We found my cousin Gylfi and found him in a
bar with his wife Lola. It was great to meet Gylfi after so many years and
to get to know Lola who is a very fun and lively person with lots of
We have done a bit of walking in the
immediate area, as well as hiring a car to explore a bit, and watch Gylfi play
on Friday evening. A customer at the bar liked him so much that he offered
to pay for him to play for another half hour and bought us all a round of
The center of the island is very pretty with
rain forest and beautiful views.
We drove to Grand Etang Forest Reserve and
went for a walk in the rain forest around the
Some pictures below:
View over Clarks Court Bay
Our yacht is on the rh pontoon opposite the fishing motorboat..
There is quite a lot of lawn on the marina grounds which is
View towards Calivigny Island Nice sandy beach but the resort does not
welcome yachties turning up on the beach
View towards Hog Island. Notice the beach far right.. hopefully we
will go there today by
View over rain forest. Note the lovely red flower... there are lots
of them in the jungle..
Monky on the road.. there are not many of them since hurricane
Steve on our walk in the rain forest
View over Grand Etang Lake surrounded by rain
Gylfi (on right) playing and at this time he called for Gary (on left) to join