Today our Caribbean Experience ends as we have to fly back to the UK at 2.30pm. We left the ship and the and as we drove through Havana the skies clouded over and it became very dark. The wind got up and it was quite scary especially when the bus stopped and we saw an electric pole and cables over the road ahead. The wind continued to sway the trees and the leaves were swirling around the bus. As got nearer the airport the rain came down lashing against the windo...
Caribbean Expeience 2011
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It is 8.00am and we are sailing to Havana. We should reach there at about 1.30. We are going on the Havana Highlight trip which leaves at 2.00pm. Mike has gone back to see the doctor as his ear is still blocked and has been aching. When he gets back we will have breakfast then start packing as our cases have to be outside our cabin this evening and we shall not see them again until Gatwick. We have met a nice couple who come from Newbury Pauline and Bud Budwortth...
Arrived at 7.00am, the weather is sunny and hot. We had breakfast and went ashore. We walked along the sea front and looked at the shops though they were the same as the other Ports. We went into Macdonalds and had a had a coke. We went back to the ship and had lunch and sat on deck. Their were 3 other ships in Port 2 Carnival and 1 Celebrity Eclipse. We sailed at 4.00pm and are now on our way to Cuba.
Arrived in Costa Maya and went on our trip to the beach. We arrived at Jungle Beach Club after half an hour driving through Mangroves and wild terrain. The name was very apt. The Beach Club was very pleasant with a pretty beach and plenty of sunloungers. We went in the water which was warm and wandered along the beach and saw several types of fish. The drinks were free. Passengers from the Oceana and NCL Epic were on the beach with us. We watched the sky suddenly...
Arrived in Honduras this morning the weather very hot and sunny. We went ashore and wandered around the shops in the Port and then went into Roatan. It was very pretty in the Port area but we found it to be poor nearby. We should have taken an Island tour and seen the beaches on the otherside of the island but we went back to the ship and spent the time having lunch and sitting on deck.