Jolly Pirates Adventure

During our Aruban holiday we ventured out to a Jolly Pirates Boat Ride and Snorkel. 

This was probably the highlight of our holiday (well mine and my brother’s). We went out at 9am onto this massive pirate ship with loads of people and the lovely hosts drove us out to 3 spots to go snorkeling!

It was great to get the chance to do this, since I love snorkeling and saw loads of gorgeous fishies! We went to one ship wreck as well, which looked pretty cool.

Of course no Caribbean adventure is complete with the endless open bar of booze (they do a mean rum punch!), on site BBQ, beautiful sunshine and mingling with the other guests and hosts! The people were lovely, there were a load of people there, most American or Dutch – since Aruba is a Dutch island – and we had a load of fun.

Now the best part was obviously the rope swing!! Yep. How often do you get a chance to swing of a pirate ship into the clear blue sea. It was so much fun and we all had a go! 


  1. Georgia Hope
    October 12, 2015 / 8:56 pm

    Your pictures are amazing! Snorkeling looks like it would be so much fun!! xx Chasing Belle 23

    • Josie Brownlee
      October 14, 2015 / 1:36 pm

      Thanks so much! It so was, I wish I had a waterproof camera to take some snaps!

    • Josie Brownlee
      October 14, 2015 / 1:36 pm

      Thanks very much, it was really fun!

  2. Summer
    October 14, 2015 / 12:29 pm

    Looks like so much fun♥

    • Josie Brownlee
      October 14, 2015 / 1:37 pm

      It was amazing, I definitely recommend it! Especially jumping off the boat 😉

  3. Morgan Gifford
    October 15, 2015 / 9:19 pm

    This sounds amazing! I went on a snorkel trip in Maui and it was incredible! I would love to try this awesome snorkel adventure.The Rad Wife

    • Josie Brownlee
      October 18, 2015 / 3:39 pm

      Oh wow, I'd love to visit Maui! It was such a great day!

  4. Alice Young
    October 17, 2015 / 5:58 pm

    Looks amazing there, sounds like you had such a fab time. I love snorkelling (and run punch)!The Velvet Black | UK Style & Beauty Blog

    • Josie Brownlee
      October 18, 2015 / 3:40 pm

      It really was beautiful, I've never been anywhere so luxurious! The snorkeling was brilliant,(and oh my the rum punch!! :P)

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