Just back from a sublime five-day sojourn in a little slice of paradise called Cherry Grove on Fire Island.
This tiny community is one of many on Fire Island, a 50-kilometre long sand dune off the coast of Long Island, New York, about two hours from La Guardia.
Our first vacation since 2005 …
For our 11th anniversary, we decided to celebrate with two of our favourite people in the world. I’ll call them Q & T. They summer there and for years they have offered us an open invitation.
If ever there was a year to accept, this was it …
Travelling by plane, car and ferry, the instant we stepped onto the dock, the pressures of city-life faded away.
For three days, Marty swam, sunbathed and snoozed or read and unwound in the jacuzzi.
Everything was perfectly magical.