23
SEP
2012

Now That Is A Drum Stick!

My next door neighbour in Vieques, Puerto Rico sent me an email this morning stating that he was practicing new medicine.  He made this prosthetic.  Very amazing and creative.
21
SEP
2012

Car Rental – Island Style – YOU HAVE THE WRONG VEHICLE!

Renting a car on many Caribbean islands is a great option, on Vieques it is really a must.  Other than the W, most visitors stay at rental houses (insert shameless plug for the Bravos Bungalows here), villas, or B and B’s dispersed around the island.  And since one of Vieques
10
SEP
2012

The Home Stretch?

It is starting to look like something other than a construction zone. Plus it has been rented already!  
09
SEP
2012

Water Water Water

We have had a false sense of confidence with our renovations, but surely a garden hose filling up the pool is a good thing… The dream is becoming reality!
08
SEP
2012

The Plan Is All Wet – SOON!

Water will soon be in the pool and the  furniture will be arriving soon.  It’s amazing how much gets done in the days before we come for an inspection.  What will we do when all the planning and coordination is over?  Hmmmmmmm. Perhaps a couple of weeks at the Bravos Bungalows!
06
SEP
2012

First Rental Booked

We have just secured our first booking and possibly another two shortly. The Bravos Bungalows will be great for a large group of up to ten people with two separate kitchens and living/dining room, or for two smaller groups with plenty of privacy. The renovations are coming together
24
JUL
2012

The Other Half

We are lucky enough to spend time in two of the most fantastic places on Earth – Winters on Vieques and summers at our camp in Northwestern Ontario. Here is an early morning view from our lakeside gazebo.
07
JUL
2012

All Will Be Perfect In The End. If Not Perfect Yet, It Is Not Quite The End

The renovations are coming along. Can we actually see the light at the end of the tunnel? We think so. As I look back on the last 7 or 8 months I find it astounding how the magical Vieques mañana attitude has started to permeate my own thought process and temper my expectations. Thing