The Observatory & AIR Studios May 20th 2011 Another busy day today. After breakfast Margaret took Gary and I up to the Montserrat Volcano Observatory. It would have been a very strenuous uphill walk so we were glad of the bus ride. The volcano as always was shrouded in cloud - I haven't managed to catch sight of the ominous dome that bubbles up and every so often collapses creating all sorts of havoc.
There we watched a film all abou ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Antigua & Barbuda » Montserrat The Siboney were the first to inhabit the islands of Antigua and Barbuda in 2400 B.C., but Arawak and Carib Indians populated the islands when Columbus landed on his second voyage in 1493. Early settlements by the Spanish and French were succeeded by... ... read more