Anguilla Beach Bar Dad’s Bar & Grill Announces Reopening
Oct05

Anguilla Beach Bar Dad’s Bar & Grill Announces Reopening

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The owners of Dad’s Bar & Grill, an Anguilla beach bar located in Sandy Ground on Road Bay, announced on their Facebook page that it is reopening October 6th. Mentioning the 67 people who donated to their fundraiser “who have given us a chance at survival by helping us buy this generator,” the post goes on to thank individuals who helped with support and logistics as well as with finding a suitable generator that met their needs....

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Beach Bar St. John Releases Update
Oct03

Beach Bar St. John Releases Update

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The Beach Bar, located on Cruz Bay in St. John, US Virgin Islands, released a statement via their Facebook page. Providing an update on their rebuild but mostly thanking everyone who helped the beach bar survive Hurricanes Irma and Maria, the post was signed by Reed and Sherry, the current owners. The post opens by stating that all of the members of the staff are safe and goes on to thank those same individuals for their help in the...

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Surviving Hurricane Irma – A First Person Account
Oct02

Surviving Hurricane Irma – A First Person Account

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If there’s a poetic way to explain what it’s like to survive a hurricane, let alone one of historical Category 5 strength, Vanessa Thompson has figured it out. In “The Things We Lost in the Storm” post on her blog, Vanessa Explains, Thompson, a school teacher in Anguilla, describes in vivid detail what her husband Daryl, their children and a family friend experienced as Hurricane Irma came and went as they sheltered in the...

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Best of Barbados Beach Bars List Released – Take Two
Sep27

Best of Barbados Beach Bars List Released – Take Two

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In March of 2016, Luxury Journal at Rental Escapes released a list of the best beach bars in Barbados. The list was OK but the biggest drawback was the lack of beach bars on the list. Limiting the number of beach bars to just four, it was concise, to say the least. Well, Royal Westmoreland, “a 750-acre residential community with championship golf course and leisure facilities,” decided to do them one better and upped the...

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A Caribbean Reminder – Why We Love Anguilla
Sep26

A Caribbean Reminder – Why We Love Anguilla

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It’s no secret that Anguilla has occupied a special place in my heart. The island, and especially the people that call it “home,” left a lasting impression on me from my very first visit. Lucky enough to return three months later to cover Moonsplash, the visit only cemented my love for the island and its inhabitants. Poetic words often escape me when trying to describe Anguilla to individuals who haven’t had the chance to visit....

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