St. Barthelemy Journals

st. barts 2/2001

A February 2001 trip to St. Barthelemy by lablover

Quote: Stayed at the La Residence in St. Barths.

st. barts 2/2001


Returned to SB after an 8 year break. A bit more populated, updated airport etc, but much the same. Flammands seemed eroded and Lorient improved. Best meal was at La Marine on Thursday when fresh mussels arrived. Next best meals were the prefix at the Hotel Christopher. Nice folks, but boring meal at Gloriette. Eddy's Ghetto is now upgraded to Eddy's and had a good reasonable meal. Tip: St Barth Commuter Airlines cost 1/3 less than Air Caraibes or Winair, and we actually preferred the trip as the plane was smoother and seemed newer. We stayed at La Residence St Barths. Not as nice as the pictures suggest and not 3 star as they suggest, but ok. Very cheaply and sparsely d...Read More