|A bakery with colorful interior, Grand-Bourg.|
|An outdoor painting that depicts Caribbean living.|
|The local farmers still use oxen to plough a field.|
|The rhum processing factory ruin in Habitation Murat.|
|An open fish market where people shop for freshly-caught fish, Grand-Bourg.|
|The colorful chat (cat in French) has a delicious, delicate flavor. Yum...|
|Lunch at the fine beach in Folle Anse.|
|The local fruits always taste better...|
|Tropical flowers in the medical garden at Habitation Murat.|
Falling in love with a place, seems to be largely a question of timing. In this scenario, I was extremely lucky to have the chance to discover the unpretentious simplicity of Marie Galante, during my first sailing trip to the French Caribbeans.
As soon as I set foot in Marie Galante, I was enveloped by the fragrance of coconut and rhum. And its timeless-quality of idyllic scenery made my heart singing Zouk–––the sweet, West-African-influenced, electronicised music of the Antilles (Guadeloupe in French.)
Listen to this.
戀上一個地方, 時間絕對是個主要因素。因此, 第一次出航法屬加勒比海便能及時體驗出瑪麗加蘭小島的純樸簡潔, 讓我覺得幸運無比。