Cruise M1030 on the Braemar to the Caribbean

(Please scroll down to see my photographs and report)

Date: Port: Flag: Tour escort: Comment:
23/12/2010 Montego Bay, Jamaica Mayfield River Walk Invigorating!
26/12/2010 Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Botanical Gardens Extensive.
27/12/2010 Road Town, Tortola, BVI Sailaway To Norman & Peter Islands.
29/12/2010 Castries, St. Lucia Aerial Tram Tropical Rain Forest.
30/12/2010 Roseau, Dominica (Aerial Tram) Too rough to land!
31/12/2010 St. John's, Antigua Catamaran Circumnavigation.
02/01/2011 St. George's, Grenada Jeep Tour Exciting!
03/01/2011 Scarborough, Tobago Island Explorer Very scenic.
04/01/2011 Kingstown, St. Vincent Gardens Lush!
05/01/2011 Bridgetown, Barbados Harrison's Cave Gush!




Geoff, Lyn, James & Martin

Geoff, Lyn, James & Martin



The Baths, British Virgin Islands

The Baths, British Virgin Islands



Beach on Antigua

Beach on Antigua



English Harbour, Antigua

English Harbour, Antigua



Here's my report on the cruise:

Just to let you know that I have just got back from my cruise in the Caribbean on the Braemar.

Good points were:

  1. Dressing up as Santa Claus for the photographers!
  2. Giving my "Story of the Black Watch Regiment" lecture again.
  3. Eating in the lovely triple aspect Palms Café for most meals.
  4. Eating in the Thistle Restaurant when speciality buffets took place in the Palms Café.
  5. First visits to :

Bad points were:

  1. Too rough to land in Dominica.

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