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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-31-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 6,886
Posted By donahuj
They said CTC test, but I likewise am skeptical-...

They said CTC test, but I likewise am skeptical- I wouldn't be surprised if they were just trying to run up more charges. The doctor was actually sympathetic and said that normally they would have...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-31-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 6,886
Posted By donahuj
Medical treatment in St Lucia- Avoid Tapion Hospital

I recently returned from a sailing charter in the Grenadines. On the second to the last day of my charter, I picked up food poisoning and had to go into an emergency room in St Lucia. I made the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-18-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 3,745
Posted By donahuj
I just finished the trip so figured I'd post a...

I just finished the trip so figured I'd post a follow-up report. I strongly advise you get your 3G phone unlocked before you go cruising so you can buy a local SIM card. It worked great for me. I...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-18-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 2,534
Posted By donahuj
Just to follow up on this post, I just came back...

Just to follow up on this post, I just came back from the trip yesterday. A few notes:
1) The boat we chartered, Tallulah, from DSL Yachts, was by far the best equipped / nicest bareboat I've ever...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-05-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 3,745
Posted By donahuj
I have called AT&T and they are gladly willing to...

I have called AT&T and they are gladly willing to unlock my Blackberry and have confirmed that I could just switch SIM cards during the trip to use the Blackberry for data and a local SIM for calls....
Forum: Chartering   09-05-2010
Replies: 16
Views: 2,827
Posted By donahuj
For me Saint Vincent and the Grenadines was by...

For me Saint Vincent and the Grenadines was by far the best. I am going back there for a second trip in October. It is far more spread out than BVI with far less boats. You get a more authentic...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-04-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 3,745
Posted By donahuj
Smile Info on Digicel or Lime GSM SIM for Mobile Calling in Windwards

Hello fellow sailors. Has anyone had experience using an unlocked GSM phone with either a Digicel or Lime SIM card in St Lucia and also St Vincent & The Grenadines? I'm going to be cruising St Lucia...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-02-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 2,534
Posted By donahuj
Thanks so much Chuteman and Killarney Sailor for...

Thanks so much Chuteman and Killarney Sailor for the great info. This is really helpful and we're quite excited about the trip down this time. By the way, do either of you happen to know about...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-31-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 2,534
Posted By donahuj
Thanks Killarney Sailor. Any recommendations on...

Thanks Killarney Sailor. Any recommendations on specific restaurants on Mayreau would be appreciated if you can recall. Thanks for the tip on anchorage in Bequia.

Any tips from others out there...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-31-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 2,534
Posted By donahuj
Thanks for your note Rick. I am planning on...

Thanks for your note Rick. I am planning on bypassing St Vincent all-together due to the crime on the western shore. It's a shame about the crime problem, as St Vincent is a beautiful island. We will...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-31-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 2,534
Posted By donahuj
Smile Chartering sailing in St Lucia & Grenadines

I am taking a trip in October with some friends to the Grenadines. This will be my second bareboat charter trip to that area. My last charter was out of St. Vincent with Barefoot Yachts and of course...
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