A rainforest (sc)ramble February 12th 2006 Friday 10 February: Nevis
Today was our last full day in St Kitts so we decided to make a second trip to Nevis. It is renowned for its walking trails and we reckoned that it would be worth trying out some of the paths on offer at the Golden Rock Plantation Inn.
Walking down from Bird Rock to Basseterre felt a bit too hot, the wind dropped, there was full sun and we caught a minibus for the last ... 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