A welcome chill with Mike B and swimming with the Sergeant Major (Fish) February 3rd 2006 Wednesday 01 February
Today we set out to explore the interior of the island, and cycled down to Basseterre, and left the bikes at the shop (as per under instruction, otherwise the bikes go walkies). Next job was to catch a bus from the small bus station by the waterfront. After getting a bit scorched yesterday, a steamy walk in the rainforest seemed like a good option.
We found lots of buses, ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Saint Kitts & Nevis First settled by the British in 1623, the islands became an associated state with full internal autonomy in 1967. The island of Anguilla rebelled and was allowed to secede in 1971. Saint Kitts and Nevis achieved independence in 1983. In 1998, a vote ... ... read more
I live in Wharfedale now, a valley not far from the city of Leeds in Yorkshire, in the north of England.
I am currently working at the University of Leeds as Visiting Researcher, my intersts lie in the impacts of severe weather on society and resilience to climate variability... full info