Spoon Island was given this name because of the nature of its
Many have commented on the island's shape.
The island landscape is a perpetual flower show. Hedges of hibiscus bloom everywhere. Shower trees shed their blossoms along the paths. Bougainvillea vines, night blooming cereus, and ginger plants make the island a paradise of luxuriant blossoms. There are more than 2,000 species of flowering plants and trees on the island. The island is also composed of many uninhabited rocky islets and coral reefs, streams, hot springs, plateaus and fertile valleys, deep fissures, many caves, pinnacles, and waterfalls.
The mild, uniform climate of Spoon Island is famous among its visitors. Cooling ocean currents keep the climate moderate. The average annual temperature is about 75 F (24 C) throughout the lowland.
The mild temperature of the island is matched by dependable patterns
of sunshine and rainfall. These patterns vary according to location and
altitude and are governed by the trade winds.
Ann was a handful...
When Ann Bounty
pays her mother a visit, these are some of the things she loves to do.
plantation. One of the many entrance ways.
Sitting and staring off at the endless blue water of the ocean.
Climbing a tree, searching for food. Perhaps tossing a coconut or two.
Spend time at the cabin.
She loves to walk to the spring, and enjoy the quiet just sitting.
Spoon Island always is a nice place to visit, with many things to do and see, no matter how many times you may be there, each time is a brand new experience.
I look forward to your comments.