Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour – Looking Back at St. Maarten/Martin and Anguilla
Apr08

Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour – Looking Back at St. Maarten/Martin and Anguilla

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With our recent trip to St. Maarten/Martin and day trip to Anguilla wrapped up, the time to look back begins. There were highlights, along with a few lowlights, but there will be plenty of time to discuss those in the future. For now, we’ll take a look back through our Instagram posts where beach bars, as always, took center stage. Mullett Bay Beach was not a complete surprise. What was surprising was how beautiful it was in person....

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Beach Pic of the Week – The Underbelly of Maho Beach, St. Maarten
Mar28

Beach Pic of the Week – The Underbelly of Maho Beach, St. Maarten

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There are innumerable images of planes landing at SXM as they cross over Maho Beach in St. Maarten. From faraway panos and zooms taken from nearby vantage points to up close and personal ones taken from Maho itself, you’re bound to find some point of view that suits your fancy. When it comes to illustrating just how close these planes get to the beach, however, it’s hard to top this point of view. To say you get up and close and...

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St. Maarten and Anguilla 2.5 – We’re Coming Back!
Jan22

St. Maarten and Anguilla 2.5 – We’re Coming Back!

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Vacation choices can be difficult to make, at least in my family’s case. First, it’s expensive, especially when you add in two little tax deductibles that now have to have their own seat. Second, because it’s expensive, you don’t want to get the choice wrong. Then there’s the fact that there are so many beautiful beaches to visit in the Caribbean – how do you choose? It’s a nearly impossible proposition but one that we are lucky to be...

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Update on St. Martin’s Orient Bay Beach and Bars
Nov27

Update on St. Martin’s Orient Bay Beach and Bars

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In the above video from YouTuber “philphriday,” the latest updates are provided on St. Martin’s Orient Bay and two of its most popular beach bars, Bikini Beach and Kakao Beach. Hurricane Irma devastated the island of St. Martin//Maarten and the beach at Orient Bay is still recovering. For those of you who have seen this stretch of beach, the above video is testament to the damage the beach sustained. Still, the...

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Getting B!tch Slapped In St. Maarten
Oct17

Getting B!tch Slapped In St. Maarten

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Every beach bar has its signature drink and at St. Maarten’s Blue Bitch Bar, overlooking the beach and boardwalk in Phillipsburg, it’s the appropriately named Bitch Slap. I’m pretty sure the shot, which Marlene confirms in the video, includes Blue Curacao, Triple Sec and some kind of rum (background noise from the peanut gallery drowned out most of her description). I’ve conducted an exhaustive search online for about two minutes...

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