Seafood restaurants in Paris

Parisians take their seafood seriously, with deliveries arriving from the Atlantic and the Mediterranean daily. Local food writer Alex Lobrano chooses the best places in the city for a taste of the sea http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/jun/04/top-10-seafood-restaurants-paris

Top 10 beaches in the Balearics

Pick a Balearic Island – Majorca, Menorca, Ibiza or Formentera – and this article will show you where to go for the best sand, sports, and scenery. http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/may/25/top-10-beaches-balearics-mallorca-menorca-ibiza

Grand Turk, Caribbean

Grand Turk sits apart from the other islands in the Turks and Caicos, separated from South Caicos by a trench 7,000 feet deep. People flying over to Grand Turk from Providenciales – one of the Caicos Islands – will notice the change in the colour of the sea from a light-blue to a dark blue,Continue reading “Grand Turk, Caribbean”

Georgetown, Great Exuma, Bahamas

Georgetown is the largest settlement on the Exumas with about 1,000 inhabitants supplemented by yacht owners and diving companies. The town takes about 15 minutes to walk around and the most interesting features are St Andrews Episcopalian church and the Victoria Pond, which is connected to the ocean by a narrow channel. There are someContinue reading “Georgetown, Great Exuma, Bahamas”

Stocking Island, Great Exuma, Bahamas

Stocking Island can be seen from Georgetown the largest settlement on the island of Great Exuma in the Bahamas. Elvis’s water taxi heads over there on the hour, every hour, between 10am and 6pm from the government dock in Georgetown and the journey takes about 15 minutes depending on how choppy the sea is. TheContinue reading “Stocking Island, Great Exuma, Bahamas”

Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos Islands, British West Indies

You know you are in for an interesting travel experience when the airline weighs both you and your luggage before they let you check in for your flight. Such was the case when I flew from Providenciales to Grand Turk within the Turk and Caicos Islands today. Luckily, I had lost twelve kilos in weightContinue reading “Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos Islands, British West Indies”