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Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux #64425
08/11/2015 10:36 AM
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Agreed, contrary to popular opinion, not everyone in the world is on Facebook.

This thread is really long and there are some great pictures here. I'm contemplating moving this whole thread to the trip report forum and starting another new thread. Is there enough interest in that, or should we just let this one die out?


You know me... I can never let a photo thread end. Just love photos especially the old ones!

How about a walk down Cupecoy circa 1999 to kick things off.

[Linked Image]


Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: TomB] #64426
08/11/2015 11:33 AM
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I've heard that a picture is worth 7 words. Here are 2 photos of Cupecoy taken from a house we rented in 2006 that was on the hill above Cupecoy (and La Samanna) that is now torn down with all of the development there.

Really loved Cupecoy back in the old days.

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[Linked Image]

Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: TomB] #64427
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This view looks fake, whenever I see it.


[Linked Image]
A bigger version of this picture is my screensaver at home..


And I never tire of this view
[Linked Image]

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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: charlieh] #64428
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...Really loved Cupecoy back in the old days.


It truly was a special place. Sometimes change is good and sometimes it is not so good.

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Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: Carol_Hill] #64429
08/11/2015 12:19 PM
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I think this is my favorite beach picture of all time (that I took). This is on an island a few miles away from SXM and was at my 50th birthday party.

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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: charlieh] #64430
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Rendezvous Bay?


"It is good to do nothing all day, and then to rest" wink
Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: BeachKitten] #64431
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Rendezvous Bay?


LOL - I guess it would be helpful to state the location. It was what used to be my favorite beach in the world - St Jean's Beach on SBH before Hurricane Luis wiped it out. It really was my dream location back in the day and the location of the most relaxed days of my entire life.

Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: charlieh] #64432
08/11/2015 02:46 PM
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Charlie, I love the old cupecoy photos...thanks

Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: TomB] #64433
08/11/2015 03:07 PM
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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: wildbill069] #64434
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Wildbil---

Gilligan?

Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: arehouse] #64435
08/11/2015 04:54 PM
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Agreed-where is this??


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: arehouse] #64436
08/11/2015 05:29 PM
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Friendly Goat at Friar's Bay Beach. I hope this works. smile

https://picasaweb.google.com/105920345094240578732/August82015#6181883642231469634


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: kdskis2] #64437
08/11/2015 05:30 PM
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Hi. page not found. You should preview your post, to see if the picture appears.


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: Carol_Hill] #64438
08/11/2015 05:35 PM
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Hi. page not found. You should preview your post, to see if the picture appears.


Better yet use the TTOL Image link and preview to see if the picture shows.

Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: Carol_Hill] #64439
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https://www.flickr.com/photos/135366608@N06/?

Friendly Goat on Friar's Bay Beach


Life's a beach!
Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: kdskis2] #64440
08/11/2015 05:38 PM
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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: kdskis2] #64441
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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: charlieh] #64442
08/11/2015 05:51 PM
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charlie--Hi. That's what I meant to say.. <img src="http://www.traveltalkonline.com/forums/images/graemlins/Blush.gif" alt="" />


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: TomB] #64443
08/11/2015 07:13 PM
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Courthouse Square 1993...remember the old phone booth before the days of cell phones, on the right side of the picture?

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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: drewmon] #64444
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A perfect evening overlooking Orient Bay...

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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: Carol_Hill] #64445
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Sandy Island Anguilla April 2008

The Boat washed up after a Hurricane Lenny in Nov 1999 and was there until Oct 2008 when Hurricane Omar came along and took it away.

Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: astropilot] #64446
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From Mont Vernon?

Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: azranger] #64447
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Yes, this was taken from the balcony of a studio in Mont Vernon.


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: astropilot] #64448
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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: azranger] #64449
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AZranger: I repiled to you PM.


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: astropilot] #64450
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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: karden] #64451
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karden: Thanks for a great perspective of the trail to Happy Bay.
This thread needs to keep going so here is another photo if the link works: [Linked Image]

Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: TomB] #64452
08/21/2015 03:59 PM
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Watching the Heineken Regatta from Mullet Bay...

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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: drewmon] #64453
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Great picture! That must be an older picture, or much further down the beach from Rosie's, as they don't have those lovely colored umbrellas like that any more.


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: Carol_Hill] #64454
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2007 at Rosie's. Many Caribs ago.

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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: drewmon] #64455
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OK. Those umbrellas are so much more colorful than what they have now!! ...although the ones with the 'thatched roof' effect, or whatever you call it, are cute..


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: Carol_Hill] #64456
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"Our beach", looking toward Beachside Villas,Simpson Bay



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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: whammy] #64457
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Great picture! Where is that from?


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: Carol_Hill] #64458
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Great picture! Where is that from?


Looks like Las Arenas to me.


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: jazzgal] #64459
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Yes, it is! <img src="http://www.traveltalkonline.com/forums/images/graemlins/Grin.gif" alt="" />

Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: TomB] #64460
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Hitching a ride during the 4:30 PM chair pick up at Rosie's...

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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: drewmon] #64461
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[img]http:// [image]http://i58.tinypic.com/9srlf8.jpg[/img][/image] Friendly goat at firsts bay redo.


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: arehouse] #64462
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[img]http:// [image]http:// [image]http://i58.tinypic.com/2wdvo7p.jpg[/img][/image]

Prickly pear island

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Life's a beach!
Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: kdskis2] #64463
08/23/2015 01:24 PM
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'firsts bay'?? <img src="http://www.traveltalkonline.com/forums/images/graemlins/Laugh.gif" alt="" /> Where's that??

By the way, nice picture.. <img src="http://www.traveltalkonline.com/forums/images/graemlins/Smile.gif" alt="" />


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Re: Your Favorite Photo - Part Deux [Re: arehouse] #64464
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Oh heck. Friars bay. We hiked to Happy Bay. No goats on that side that day <img src="http://www.traveltalkonline.com/forums/images/graemlins/duh.gif" alt="" />


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