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It's all about the "ISLAND LIFE"

For me, it's really all about the island life. I too often get asked the same question over and over, "Don't you get bored living on such a tiny island?" My answer is NO. Followed by "What is it that you do in your city or village that's more fun than this little island?"I've had the privilege to grow up on a tiny island called Union Island in St.Vincent & the Grenadines where my entire childhood was spent outdoors, running barefoot, climbing trees, saving animals, collecting shells, drinking coconuts, playing mermaid, making bracelets... Not once did I ever wish I had the life of other kids living in bigger countries that had cinemas, playgrounds, mountains of toys, and so on. My...

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Top Things every Salty Girl needs to bring on Holiday

Hi Salty Girls, So it's holiday time, we all get so excited to go to a new destination but us girls always wonder what we should bring without over-packing our bags.  Here is my list of my top things I think all girls should bring when going on a Caribbean Holiday or to any other island destinations.    SUN LOTION - get a minimum 50 SPF for your face to keep away from sun damage and 30+ SPF for the rest of your body. Make sure to apply often ! I use CLARINS - it smells really nice, isn't greasy and best of all when you get into the sea it does not burn your eyes !! Perfect for kitesurfing...

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Having grown up on island, I can tell you the TOP 10 reasons why I think you should live on a Caribbean island.   So here goes; 1. You're entirely surrounded by sea. There's no time to get bored. Go for a paddle, learn how to kitesurf, snorkel around, do some sailing, or swim with turtles. There is always something to do in the sea.2. You can see a sky full of stars at night. You would never believe how starry a sky is until you get to the Caribbean.3. Feeling thirsty ? You can go pick a fresh coconut. There is always a coconut tree nearby ready to quench your thirst. 4. It's Summer all year round. You don't have to own...

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