Iowans, Michiganders and Sea Turtles

We’ve been enjoying island life and can’t believe that we’ve lived on this rock for 9 months already. Since the last post, we’ve had fun visiting with stateside family and friends who have come to beautiful St. Thomas for vacation.

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Family friends the Taylors and Carltons visited the island from Sioux City, IA, and we enjoyed brunch, drinks and the Mariott Cove pool!

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Later that week, A’s parents were visiting from Michigan and invited us out on a BVI boat trip! Our first visit to Foxy’s on Jost Van Dyke.

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It’s easy to spend a lot of time swinging in a hammock on a day like this.

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Our friend ( and intrepid captain) Kevin!

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We followed this Hawksbill sea turtle around Pelican Island for a long time. They look like they are flying in the water. It’s unbelievable!

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Diver Dan. Near Pelican Island, BVI.

 

After some snorkeling, we went to Norman Island for lunch and hit Willy T’s for a drink. Willy T’s is an old boat that floats in crystal clear Caribbean waters and whose sole purpose is fun. We bought some drinks at the bar, and took a jump off the top deck, because it’s what you do at Willy T’s!

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Last stop – Soggy Dollar Bar! A and her mom enjoying the water on Jost Van Dyke.

 

 

 

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