Posts made in September, 2012

Into the Mangroves

Posted by on Sep 5, 2012 in Beach Fun, Explorations, Island Life, Slider | Comments Off on Into the Mangroves

Into the Mangroves

Our friends Bob and Diane were in town from St. Thomas for a dental vacation, and they invited us down to La Parguera for a day of cruising through mangrove swamps in a little boat. Naomi and I had been wanting to do this for quite a while so we jumped at the chance. B & D arranged for the rental of a little flat-bottomed boat named “Johnny’s Boat,” and we met at their hotel at about 10 am. After stocking up on ice and beer, Bob took the helm and slowly motored us around the waterfront to look at the houses built out in the mangroves. These homes were built on pilings in...

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