Conception Island May 10th 2010 I would be remiss if I didn’t write a blog about Conception Island, the gem of the southern Bahamas. It truly is paradise. And like so many places in this world, the harder the journey the greater the reward. Conception is an island that we have wanted to visit many times but that has eluded us over the years. Part of the reason is because it is remote and off the beaten path for boats tra ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Bahamas Arawak Indians inhabited the islands when Christopher Columbus first set foot in the New World on San Salvador in 1492. British settlement of the islands began in 1647; the islands became a colony in 1783. Since attaining independence from the UK in ... ... read more
Rum Runners of lore were some of the best sailors on the seas. They had to outrun, outwit, and outsail the navy in order to make their spoils. We are proud to follow in the traditions of the past Rum Runners; to sail in the same waters, to find protected anchorages and friendly ports, as well as to enjoy some of the best rums the Caribbean has to offer- yar!
Let me introduce you to the crew of the Rum Runner; I’m Jen and do most of the blogging. But my life wouldn’t be complete without my husband Jay by my side. And as always we have our trusty companion Kona, the Salty Dog. We have b... full info