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May 02, 2007 08:43PM

Registered: 11 years ago
Posts: 29

So, anyone have any good stories from Carnival?

Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 05/02/2007 08:50PM by Robert.

Re: Carnival

May 03, 2007 11:42AM

Registered: 13 years ago
Posts: 121

Carnival was mas!
-music, food and dancing in the village every night
-j'ouvert morning in the rain
-following JDPP and P'Your Passion up de road, "Bunny Train" massive
- following the free Cruzan Rum and Red Bull truck, then sleeping in my car til 3 PM
-watching my daughter coming up during the children's parade
-watching Gov. de Jongh do the Bunny Train
-coming up for the adults parade with my troupe, Traditional Indians (3rd year running)
-excellent fireworks
-tramp down the beach at Magen's on Sunday

Sadly, dragging myself back to work on Monday

Re: Carnival

May 03, 2007 11:45AM

Registered: 13 years ago
Posts: 1,889

You and your daughter looked great with the indians!!


Re: Carnival

May 03, 2007 12:01PM

Registered: 13 years ago
Posts: 121

Thanks Ronnie! As you can see, I've picked up the VI moves pretty good, huh?

Re: Carnival

May 03, 2007 01:41PM


I must say that it is nice to read about how much you and your kids love VI culture. It is very refreshing to see that appreciation smiling.

Re: Carnival

May 03, 2007 01:59PM

Registered: 13 years ago
Posts: 121

I love, love, love the VI culture and people, I could never just watch a parade pass me by, I've got to jump up with the party. Carnival is my most favorite time of year, with j'ouvert being my favorite day. I love to see people who are normally ultra-reserved, letting it all hang out (figuratively and literally!!!)

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