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Our year 2012!

Oh what an eventful 366 days (leap year) this year has been.  With big things like launching our new website and little things like sharing happenings at Trade Winds Hotel and Bayhouse Restaurant & Bar with you our online community.  As we were making next year’s resolution we decided to stop for a minute and contemplate on the year that was 2012. Like many we made a few resolutions at the beginning of 2012 with the top being to avoid …
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Christmas Nostalgia

Christmas is coming – every child is hoping – dear old Santa will come calling. Ho ho ho, ho ho ho.  How will Santa get here? Promise from mama – promise from papa – that come Christmas there’d be many gifts from Santa. Ho ho ho, ho ho ho.  How will Santa get here? There is no reindeer in my country – He’d have to borrow me neighbor donkey. Ho ho ho, ho ho ho.  How will Santa get here? …
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“Children of the Wind” – A Windsurfing Movement

Inspiring, thrilling, exciting, breathtaking, awesome, emotional, passionate can hardly describe the documentary film “Children of the Wind” shown at the International Film Festival Antigua Barbuda last evening at Treetops.  The film tells the story of three Bonairians journey from poor  fishing families to become three of the best freestyle windsurfers in history, overcoming insuperable odds, breaking the elitist barriers, revolutionizing the sport and putting Bonaire on the map all at the same time. Whether you’re a windsurfer or couch-surfer you …
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Surf’s Up – Island Time

The sun is high in the cloudless sky and the wind is energetic, from a distance you can see beautiful, colourful and vibrant kite sails dotting the skyline.  Your curiosity compels you to stop and get a closer look and as you do as if by cue you see someone performing some incredible mid air stunts and flips in the open water. We are referring to the thrill seeking adventurous kite-surfing which is fast becoming popular in Antigua.  Beach culture …
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Reactivating Cricket!

Rally, rally round the West Indies Now and forever Rally, rally round the West Indies Never say never Pretty soon the runs are going to flow like water Bringing so much joy to every son and daughter Say we’re going to rise again like a raging fire As the sun shines you know we gonna take it higher Rally, rally round the West Indies Now and forever Rally, rally round the West Indies That is the chorus of well known …
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Host Your Holiday Party at Bayhouse Restaurant

Make memories that will last a lifetime by celebrating the holidays in a very magical, enchanting and lavish way when you host your holiday parties at Bayhouse Restaurant – Trade Winds Hotel.  Our exclusive venue is the ideal setting for that perfect and memorable holiday party. Our festive and delicious Christmas menu is available banquet or buffet style with timeless and traditional classics such as turkey, ham and homemade stuffing.  Your guests will enjoy fine dining in a banquet ambiance …
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