A relatively short but bumpy drive from the main road takes you to the Crochu harbour point in St. David- the location of Cabier Ocean Lodge. where you have a 180 degree view of the sea. Although St David is the only parish which lacks a town it makes up in cozy points with great potential for beautiful developments.
I had the pleasure of visiting the lodge after Caribbean Youth Environment Network CYEN hosted a sargassum beach clean up of the nearby Cabier beach for World Oceans Day celebrated on June 9th.
Cottages paying homage to the national colours
Painting on the wall: L-R Banana, Cocoa and Breadfruit trees
Morne Rouge A.K.A BBC Beach Origin: Patois/French Proper Noun Meaning: Red Mountain Known for: Calm, warm waters Backyard to: La Plywood Beach Bar & Cafe; Rocky’s Beach Bar; Shore-side view Road-side view View from Kalinago Beach Resort’s bar View from … Continue reading →
We live in a world that places education on a pedestal as it’s the key to a successful life. For too long we have followed the path of our ancestors instead of following our own. The route way of living is something of the past. We must be open to unconventional methods as a way of succeeding in a changing world. Simply taking the route that we believe is easiest or possess less chances of failure would not lead to a fulfilling life.
Fewer women are being homemakers, but are being career oriented. Some are having children later in life and even choosing to be single parents.
Millennials and following generations have to work twice as hard as a result of the emphasis placed on having degrees to validate one’s abilities within a certain profession. They tell you get an education but when all jobs require experience how are you suppose to get a start when no one wants to give you a chance. The education system is severely flawed and other than being lucrative for investors, it’s usefulness in assisting graduates in getting jobs has decreased.
A lot as changed in recent years. Before the recipe for success entailed work hard and good grades, nowadays you have to work twice as hard, be multifaceted and innovative. It’s time we move past the belief that it’s not enough or realistic to pursue artistic talents, when in fact it can be cultivated into a business which can result in a life of relative freedom and independence. We must encourage the youths to develop their talents and not convince them that they need a degree to be successful. Nonetheless we must always strive to gain knowledge and pursue other fields throughout our lives.
The most easily accessible waterfall on the island is located 6 minutes from the town of St George with a short walk in from the main road. It’s the ideal outing if you’re not looking to get dirty. Mini photoshoot … Continue reading →
From the moment I saw pictures of thin the lush green hills of Nettle Point of St. Mark lies a hidden gem. Established in 1763, it is one of the few plantation estates still in operation, and it’s picturesque antique … Continue reading →
The game of comparison is a dangerous one and highly consequential. When you evaluate your life based on ideas that are unfounded you in turn hinder your growth and surrender power over your life. And it’s not worth your perception on someone because of who their parents are, where they live and being able to afford certain luxuries. You don’t see what’s on the inside – behind the smile.
Pretty Girls Hurt Too
We have insecurities
We get heartbroken
We lose our way sometimes
We're not invincible
Material things don’t shield one from pain. Life does not discriminate. Each persons circumstance results in different struggles. No one person’s struggle is more significant than another, no matter what it is or how trivial it may seem. As much as we are alike, we experience things differently which is in line with our uniqueness.
Before The Flood is a must watch starring Leonardo DiCaprio on his quest to sensitise the world on the effects of climate change and bring light to the monumental part we are playing especially the industrial world. Continue reading →
There’s no manual on living life — we just have to figure it out as we go, albeit there are times when we feel directionless. Experience however makes for a solid foundation; you have to be bold and stand by yourself and what you believe. Don’t be easily swayed by the small-minded. Continue reading →
Crater Lake Plant Sculptures “The Rocky Path” 2,381m Santa Ana Volcano/ Ilamatepec Sulphur Lagoon at the crater In the clouds.. Monumento a la Revolución (Monument to the Revolution) – “El Chulón” Monumento al … Continue reading →