Trashy's World: Public transportation…

… Bus version… Barbados buses versus OCTranspo. Based on recent experience. There are 3 types of buses to take in Barbados: the full-sized buses that we have here in Ottawa (no A/C though), smaller versions of said buses… and minivans whose sole goals seem to be to cram as many peeps as possible into the ...

Trashy's World: Public transportation…

Taxi version… Ottawa versus Barbados. Based on recent experience. 1) Lots of baggage and taxis, Barbados. Part One. Driver cheerfully picks up from Granley Adams Airport and carefully sets our 5 heavy suitcases carefully down in the back of the minivan. Smile on face, he talks us up on the way from the airport, telling ...

Trashy's World: It was a monster…

… but my skills as an angler prevailed! I went deep-sea fishing for the first time the other day (strike another off The List) and brought Subunit #2 with me. Armed with sunscreen, Gravol and an intense desire to land a fish – nay, a behemoth – that would stun the good citizens of Barbados ...

Trashy's World: Trashy in Barbados – deuxieme partie..

… and yeah, I’m late… Well, bite me.  I have many, many , many other more important things to do aside from blogging! Seriously. On a scale of 1 to 18, where would I fit on the loser scale if, while faced with a beauty surf and awesome temps, I instead chose to stay within ...

Trashy's World: Bad versus good…

YIKES! Trashy, Ottawa, Ontario

Trashy's World: Trashy in Barbados – part I

… or is it part II? I dunno. I’m on island time now! We arrived late Friday afternoon after being delayed by over an hour in Toronto due to the ol’ de-icing routine. Unpack. Get essentials from shop down the street. Go for obligatory first walk on the beach… no big excitement except for the ...

Trashy's World: The view from our balcony…

Trashy, Ottawa, Ontario

Trashy's World: Back to travel log mode…

… starting tomorrow! As has been my custom when I travel, I take a break from my political punditry, overblown opines, meandering messages, etc., etc., etc. Instead, this space turns into a travel log where I’ll talk a bit about where I am and what I’m doing; and I usually post lots of pics. The ...