S: Feb 27 - Mar 6 2010
BC: So ends another wonderful tropical vacation.
FC: The Horny Toad Guesthouse Simpson Bay Sint Maarten Feb 27 - Mar 6, 2010
1: We walked to Turtle Pier for Breakfast. It was a long 7 mile round trip walk - yikes!
2: On our walk from Turtle Pier to Mullet Bay | Four years ago the building below was just being built.
3: The walk down to Simpson Bay from the Sunset Beach Bar
5: The Heineken Regatta was just starting when we arrived on the Island. The Regatta is the largest in the Caribbean and was entering its 30th year. | The view along Simpson Bay walking toward the Horny Toad- or the 'Toad' to those who visit regularly.
6: Simpson Bay is 3 miles from end to end. Every morning Barb had coffee and then walked the beach.
8: Sunset at Karakter Beach Bar on Simpson Bay
13: The Island of Saba at dusk. This was the only day we could see Saba. After this day the sands from the Sahara were blowing limiting visibility.
15: The Buccaneer beach bar. Wanda our bartender. Wanda has been there every year since we started visiting Sint Maarten. She makes the best Bloody Marys ever.!
17: Sunset from our deck.
18: Barb walking the beach - of course. | Our trip to Philipsburg. There were four cruise ships in port on the day we visited. | The sign for the 'Toad'
20: 3 miles of beautiful beach and surf.
21: Sunset from our deck.
22: Bruce reading on our deck.
23: More pictures of the Toad. | The Captains Breakfast. Betty Vaughan - the owner, hosted her annual Captain's Breakfast with Mimosas and Bloody Marys along with a nice brunch.
24: The Heineken Regatta.
25: The keeper of the Dingies.
26: Lunch at Karakter on our last day. Karakter beach bar was in a bus on the beach. Great food and drinks.