Isle of Pines welcomes visitors of
elegant, luxury cruise ship, the Crystal
Harmony, called at the island for the day on
September 7th. It was on its way from San
Francisco to Sydney, for the Olympic Games.
Among the 845 passengers delighted to
discover the unspoilt island, were eight
former Olympic champions. They included Nadia
Comaneci, wonder of gymnastic
wonders at the Montreal Games in 1976, where
she won 3 gold medals and 2 silver, and at
the Moscow Games in 1980, where she took
away 2 gold and 2 silver.
new lodging for back-packers and those on
has just opened on the Kuto road, 650m.
from the beautiful beach of the same name. Chez
Yvette has 6
with 4 beds, separate facilities
and a common kitchen. Meals are also
available at a reasonable price, provided
you book ahead.
: 800 cfp per person per night. Reservations
: Tel : (687) 46 10 20