Cashew Villa, Soufriere, St Lucia January 21st 2012 This is being written on our apartment balcony. The sun is setting over the Caribbean in front of us. To the left, the twin peaks of the Piton mountains. To the right, is Anse Chastanet, our local beach. In the fridge, some kingfish steaks and fresh vegetables for dinner ... and some good local rum, just £6 a litre.
From St Lucia airport, we drove off in a rather old Suzuki jeep – that's ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Saint Lucia » Soufrière The island, with its fine natural harbor at Castries, was contested between England and France throughout the 17th and early 18th centuries (changing possession 14 times); it was finally ceded to the UK in 1814. Self-government was granted in 1967 an... ... read more