Nevis Island Travel Guide featuring Monkeys, Mangoes, and Mountain views

Monkeys, Mangoes, and Mountain views – three of my favorite sights on Nevis Island!

Nevis is the best-kept secret in the Caribbean for nature lovers, foodies, history buffs, adventurers, and anyone ready to trade in cramped city hustle & bustle for secluded paradise. Plus, there are monkeys. Continue reading “Nevis Island Travel Guide featuring Monkeys, Mangoes, and Mountain views”

Kayaking Around Monkey Island, Puerto Rico

On the East Coast of Puerto Rico, close to our home in Palmas del Mar, Puerto Rico is an adorably named place of Monkey Island.  The island is easily visible from the shore, and looks nothing like a monkey, perhaps from overhead.  Nope.  Cayo Santiago, also known as Monkey Island, is shaped like a lower case r, and is a research colony/habitat to a bunch of Rhesus Monkeys.  And you can kayak out to the island for up close viewing of the Monkeys!

Monkey Island Kayaking TourPuerto RicoA couple friends of mine booked a kayaking trip to Monkey Island and invited me along.  The low price and spending time with friends , plus the possibility of MONKEYS, made it an easy decision!

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