Sensory overload Grenadian style

Grenada’s charm has completely overwhelmed our senses. From its irresistible rhythms playing out on car radios, shop stereos, live bands and even church halls it has the rascals and their parents gyrating and swinging to its beats everywhere we go. Taste buds are constantly treated to a bonanza of flavour as the spices, cocoa, coconuts,…

Mount Carmel and Grenville

On Thursday the 24th November, Grenada was having a referendum. In order to avoid any politics we headed off on a trip to Mount Carmel, a waterfall, on the East of the island. We started off with a colourful and fun drive through the lush countryside full of banana plants, goats, beautiful cheery people and…

Arrival in Grenada

18th November – 22nd November 2016 We finally persuaded the matron-like check in staff in Barbados that we really were going to be leaving Grenada, one day soon, by boat.  It took her a phone call to Grenadian immigration and many innocent smiles from us and muttered reassurances that our 12 bags and a surfboard…

Arrival in the Caribbean – Barbados

We arrive in Barbados for a few days to readjust before we move on to Grenada… monkeys, turtles, parrots and fabulous insects are just some of the joys.