Sprocka: Impromptu Concert at The Sunshine Shack Anguilla

One of the things I love most about my trips to Anguilla is how often wildly crazy and fun situations just seem to materialize out of thin air.  I used to believe that I was just that lucky to be in the right places at the right times (a lot), but now I think it …

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Bankie Banx: Just Cool

I missed Moonsplash, Anguilla’s biggest music festival, yet again this year. It was held March 8-10 and hosted, as always by AXA reggae artist Bankie Banx at the Dune Preserve. I’ve really got to get my act together and make sure I’m there for it next year since it always gets such rave reviews. In …

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Need Bliss? Find It At The Sunshine Shack Anguilla

I often tell people that I want to keep Anguilla a secret from the rest of the world so I can have it aaaallllll to myself. Then some of them, who know about this site look at me and say, “But you write on a blog about it! A lot!”. I laugh and somewhat shamefully …

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See Me Gush Over Anguilla

When Steve Bennett of UncommonCaribbean.com contacted me this week to ask what I think are the must-dos when traveling to Anguilla, I just felt flattered that he would even want my opinion. Ohhh, but the poor guy really had no idea what he was getting in to, did he?  You see, when you ask someone …

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June 2010 Anguilla Trip: Days 9 & 10

I spent the morning of my last full day in Anguilla half-heartedly throwing things into my suitcase and cleaning up around the house. My intent was to take care of all of the depressing tasks so that I could spend every last second I had left on island enjoying myself. When I finished, I decided …

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June 2010 Anguilla Trip: Day 8

I woke up on my 8th morning in Anguilla to a phone call from a good friend. Two days before, he and I had made plans to go to Scrub Island on this day, but because I hadn’t heard from him since then I wasn’t even sure the trip was still happening. But, bright and …

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A Trip to Little Bay, Anguilla

If you’re taking a trip to Anguilla, you should definitely make sure that a visit to Little Bay is on your list of things to do!  This not-so-secret (not anymore, at least) location is located in the middle of the northern coast of the island, just northeast of Crocus Bay.  As its name implies, Little …

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