Fort Louis Marigot St Martin | Saint Martin, The Caribbean | Located on the French side of the island only minutes away from Marigot, the capital of the French side. Drive all the way up to the top of the hill and walk the rest of the way. S-T-U-N-N-I-N-G views over Marigot, Marina Fort Louis, the bay and if you are lucky the silver sunset. Continue reading Fort Louis Marigot St Martin
A Beach Day in Saint Martin | Saint Martin | If there is something that made me stay in Saint Martin, other than the lovely La Samanna by Orient-Express, was the incredible white sanded, blue transparent waters over both the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. My favorites were all those on the Caribbean bay, since they are rather quiet, although with a strong current, great temperature and stunning vivid colors. Quite a daunting task, to explore an entire island in just four days, so I did what I know best when it comes to getting a global idea of a new destination, I hired a local guide to take me around and show me his favorite places… Continue reading A Beach Day in Saint Martin
Enlightening session with Sir Roland Richardson | Baie Longue, Saint Martin | Known as the “Father of Caribbean Impressionism” this humble gentleman, born to a family whose French Caribbean heritage dates back to the 1700’s on the island of St. Martin, Mr. Richardson has recorded his culture over the past forty years with his paintbrush and palette. He paints pictures “en plein air”, working in the field, always from a living subject. Continue reading Enlightening session with Sir Roland Richardson
Fasten your seatbelt at Sunset Beach | Sunset Beach, Saint Martin | Fasten your seatbelt, located on the at Maho on the Dutch side of Saint Martin, right next to Juliana International Airport, you will find Sunset Beach, most popular beach by locals and tourists as the beach where you can almost touch the airplanes.
Wave Running in Saint Martin | Baie Longue, Saint Martin | Today I arrived at the lovely island of Saint Martin, in the Caribbean. After Checking IN at my G-O-R-G-E-O-U-S posh private villa at La Samanna by Belmond, I was escorted by my butler to my private Cabana in the beach of Baie Longue. There I was presented with the plan for the day, which mainly was RELAXING wining and eating, but to my great surprise Wave Running was also in the menu,… I mean in the itinerary. Continue reading Wave Running in Saint Martin