Tag Archives: Wildlife

Deep West

This year was about finding balance as it turns out. Taking time to appreciate my surroundings, my loved ones and the food that nourishes us. Continue reading

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Tourist – Real and Imagined

Jay is tired of being a tourist.  Actually, he’s tired of being treated like a tourist.  He doesn’t want to pay $12.00 for a cocktail, he doesn’t want crowded or cheesy, he doesn’t want to be the guy in the … Continue reading

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Back on the Back of the Bike

After warming up over the previous few days we were ready to jump back on the bikes for a longer run.  Our destination that day would be YS Falls – a popular tourist spot that neither Les nor I had … Continue reading

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My Blue Heaven

There’s a blue lounger on our back patio.  It’s not the most comfortable but I can stay in it all day.  Cup of coffee, cigarettes, lighter and book in hand, I head for that chair soon after I wake up.  … Continue reading

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Great Houses, Great Hikes

My introduction to “da bush” came with a phone call from our friend Rusty one morning many years ago.  At that time he was the founder and organizer of the Negril Fat Tyre Festival, a week-long mountain biking event held … Continue reading

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The Road Less Traveled

Two roads diverged in the woods and I – I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. As you go south on West End Road, past the West Ender and before you start the … Continue reading

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A Look Back: A Day in Treasure Beach

There was a time…a long time…when I didn’t venture too far out of Negril.  Aside from frequent visits to see friends in Orange Hill and Little Bay, I was pretty well rooted where I was.    Mostly it was due … Continue reading

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