Search:

Type: Posts; User: Vybz

Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,199

    Good idea about Xtabi. We've talked about...

    Good idea about Xtabi. We've talked about visiting the cliffs but didn't really want to stay there for three nights. We also bring our own snorkeling gear but not fins. Off the CN or Lido beach we...
  2. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,199

    A couple of weeks ago, GL next door to CN shut...

    A couple of weeks ago, GL next door to CN shut down, so you can snorkel off their beach now. If you snorkel from where their boat lane used to be (very end of Bloody Bay beach), there is good...
  3. Replies
    20
    Views
    2,815

    At CSA, the beach is a very public beach. We...

    At CSA, the beach is a very public beach. We were struck by the number of (loud) vendors and passers by. Technically, the beach at CN is also public, but there are many fewer vendors and walkers...
  4. Replies
    45
    Views
    8,967

    Seriously people? papi0755 I grew up...

    Seriously people?

    papi0755 I grew up overweight, starting in elementary school, and was always the boy wearing the t-shirt to the pool. And I'm old enough that there weren't many fat kids back...
  5. We go every year around the same time, mid-April...

    We go every year around the same time, mid-April to mid-May. Not exactly the same week, it depends on our schedule. But we've seen many couples year after year. Most of the people on the a/n beach...
  6. Replies
    57
    Views
    8,919

    We always book through a discount travel agent. ...

    We always book through a discount travel agent. I always compare the TA quotes to the Couples site and the TA quotes are less.

    Because of scheduling issues, we usually cannot make next year's...
  7. The points you earn in May, 2010 expire in May...

    The points you earn in May, 2010 expire in May 2014, four years later - you are correct. But the points expiration is rolling, you only lose the points that are four years old. So if you went to...
  8. We've stayed at CN, CSS, CTI and both of the old...

    We've stayed at CN, CSS, CTI and both of the old Grand Lidos (Braco and Negril). And at GLN, we spent all our time at the cove on the c/o beach, and always stayed at one of the closest room blocks....
  9. Replies
    41
    Views
    5,243

    First and foremost, I hope they protect the trees...

    First and foremost, I hope they protect the trees on the old GLN property. The one that everyone can see from the beach, close to CN, is a 200+ year old cottonwood. There are at least two other...
  10. Thread: Map of Jamaica

    by Vybz
    Replies
    7
    Views
    1,754

    Some internet searching will find some great old...

    Some internet searching will find some great old (100+ years old) maps of Jamaica. Ebay too. I almost pulled the trigger once on a beautiful hand colored map of Jamaica from the 1870s or so.

    One...
  11. Replies
    15
    Views
    4,137

    We met Jamaican sprinter Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce...

    We met Jamaican sprinter Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce at CN in 2008, the fall after she had won her 100m gold medal in Bejing. Of course, Jamaica is her home, but she was spending some downtime at CN.
  12. Thread: April 2014

    by Vybz
    Replies
    159
    Views
    24,177

    Bert is correct, if you enter the beach at the...

    Bert is correct, if you enter the beach at the public access, you can walk the beach in either direction. One year my wife and I walked from Sandals, at the far north, all the way to where the river...
  13. Replies
    101
    Views
    26,779

    We were at CSS last week, leaving on Sunday the...

    We were at CSS last week, leaving on Sunday the 15th. Sorry no pictures of the hot tub. During the early part of the week, no work was done - there was a tarp over the tub and I'm guessing that the...
  14. Thread: SSB C/O vs AN

    by Vybz
    Replies
    2
    Views
    1,885

    I asked a similar question in this thread: ...

    I asked a similar question in this thread:

    http://couples.com/mb/au-naturel-13/after-5pm-ssb-24776/

    We just got back from CSS so we experienced it first hand. Every evening where it looked...
  15. Replies
    10
    Views
    941

    We just got back from CSS and both Jheanel and...

    We just got back from CSS and both Jheanel and Tanisha were working at the SSB bar throughout the week. Both were friendly, professional and did a great job.
  16. Replies
    101
    Views
    26,779

    So it will be done by August 32nd. Great! I...

    So it will be done by August 32nd. Great! I hope the schedule is not warped by Jamaica Time, 'cause we'll be there a week later.
  17. Replies
    12
    Views
    5,057

    Blocks 6, 7, 8 and 9 are in a semi-circle facing...

    Blocks 6, 7, 8 and 9 are in a semi-circle facing the a/n beach. 9 is the furthest away from the pool - it's at the edge of the property, right next to Grand Lido or whatever they call it now. 6 is...
  18. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,291

    After something-teen trips to CN (plus one visit...

    After something-teen trips to CN (plus one visit to CTI, plus one trading places day at Swept Away) we are trying CSS next month. Thanks for your comments, Columbo. We used to go to Braco so we...
  19. Replies
    101
    Views
    26,779

    I admit I'm a bit bummed that for our first trip...

    I admit I'm a bit bummed that for our first trip to CSS there will likely be construction where we will spend most of the daylight hours. We get there early September and I suppose the hot tub may...
  20. Replies
    8
    Views
    801

    The first year we brought school donations we...

    The first year we brought school donations we asked if we could visit the school, and the CN staff graciously took us to Kendal Primary School. We visit Kendal every time we go to Negril, and have...
  21. Thread: Split Stay CN CSS

    by Vybz
    Replies
    28
    Views
    1,804

    No, 9 days is not sufficient imho, for a...

    No, 9 days is not sufficient imho, for a cross-island switch. If you said CN+CSA I would say yes, same with CTI and CSS, as they are close to each other. Going from Negril to Ocho you'll burn...
  22. Thread: After 5PM at SSB

    by Vybz
    Replies
    16
    Views
    3,574

    Thanks to all for your responses. We've been...

    Thanks to all for your responses. We've been going to CN for years so the notion of "someone walking by might see us nekkid" is no longer an issue. We just don't want to feel like a bell goes off...
  23. Replies
    22
    Views
    2,568

    Based on your desires, go to Couples Negril. ...

    Based on your desires, go to Couples Negril. Best beach (one of the best in the world), great swim-up bar (active all hours and central to the resort and pool), pool is fully exposed to sun so...
  24. Thread: After 5PM at SSB

    by Vybz
    Replies
    16
    Views
    3,574

    After 5PM at SSB

    After something-teen trips to CN, we're going to try CSS. After 5PM, SSB becomes c/o, right? Is it flooded with clothed people? Gawking couples? What's the vibe after 5? At CN, on our true "sand...
  25. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,251

    Search for "Timair" and you will find feedback. ...

    Search for "Timair" and you will find feedback.

    It's a fantastic flight. Short (less than 15 minutes) but you probably never get above 3000 feet and the views are amazing. I would recommend it...
Results 1 to 25 of 87
Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4