Airport St. Vincent

Refueling at St- Vincent - the openning date of the new airport has been delayed several times.

We just dropped in for refueling, which took us one hour for customs and immigration (what for?). The refueling took 15 minutes.

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Staying on Union Island

The hotel Union Kings Landing: Nice people, tiny breakfast and good food for dinner.

Happy trap - small island with completely exagerated prices - it made only the owner happy

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Airport Union Island

Approach airport Union Island over a hill

The customs told my wife who wore hot pants: We do not do business with people who are dressed like you.

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Staying overnight in Anguilla

Approaching the airport of Anguilla

B+B in Anguilla

Anguilla was a good place for staying overnight and refuelling.

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Puerto Plata MDPP

A very green island on the north side

Puerto Plata Airport MDPP

Flight control was competent, refueling fast and the second time we could pay with Visa. A handling agent, who costs nothing helps you to go around with immigration and customs. Makes sense to leave him some $. No further costs besides parking fees. We booked a hotel with www.booking.com and the procedure was quite rapid. On the way back the refueling took us two hours because of the customs procedures. Although we did not leave the airport, we had to go trough the whole procedure, even a drug dog visited us …

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Hawks Nest with the airstrip nearby on the Bahamas

Hawks Nest Resort is close to the private airstrip

Close by is a Marina where sharks are feeded (for the tourists)

Shark feeding

Hawks Nest has specials for pilots http://www.hawks-nest.com/default.asp

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Harbour Island – an expensive getaway on the Bahamas

English style houses, many bad roads and very expensive hotels

The sand is nowhere so pink as on habour island (true?)

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The remote Crooked Island with airstrip on the Bahamas

Airstrip with Crooked Island Resort - unspoiled and remote

Originally there was the first post office of the Bahamas

The C182 on Crooked Island airfield

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