handy sized comprehensive guide to Bequia and Bequia
businesses, packed full of information. Published
annually. Available from all SVG
Tourism Offices, and everywhere once you get to
Bequia. A must for visitors.
2016 On-line Version - click here
West Indies Publishing
Publishers of vibrant Caribbean magazines including 'Holiday Bequia' and other publications.
| A beautifully produced glossy magazine,
full of articles, information, great photos - and an
excellent Bequia section. Published annually. Available
from all SVG Tourism Offices,
and hotels, villas, guest houses, businesses and the
Bequia Tourism Assocation office.
The magazine can also be ordered online from www.barbadosbooks.com
A tribute and guide to the island of Bequia in the St. Vincent & Grenadines. Fully illustrated with detailed text; an excellent, sensitive and perceptive overview.
|MacMillan Education Ltd., 1999
collection of the artist's studies of Bequia and its
River Press, 1988
An intimate and very personal collection of accounts and anecdotes about Bequia and its people, by one of the island's earliest "expat" residents.
|Easy Reach Press, Maryland, 1981
A fascinating look at the history of boat-building throughout the Lesser Antilles with detailed accounts of the still surviving boat-building and whaling traditions on Bequia. Out of print, but well worth searching for.
Bill" Wallace (left)
one for history and sailing buffs. Sometimes the
(then) all too accurate colonial attitude startles
today's reader, but the writing never fails to
give an extrordinarily vivid sense of the recent,
but nevertheless long vanished past.
Reproduced in full, with contemporary
photographs and illustrations on line:
Woods Hole, Maryland, 1995
A slim volume, but packed full of information, especially concerning the families of Bequia's illustrious "Old Bill" Wallace and "Pa" Ollivierre, and their contribution to the development of whaling on the island.
|Offshore Press, 2010
ISBN: Hardcover 978-1-4363-9437-6;
The Story of Morris Nicholson, pioneer charterboat skipper, and of yacht chartering in the West Indies in the half-century after the Second World War. Includes chapters on the post-war development of Bequia, where Nicholson built a home and eventually retired.
Dey has also written Selected Bequia Poems, many of them first published in leading American magazines.
(Offshore Press, 2009) ISBN: Hardcover 978-1-4363-3062-6
poet Silma Duncan works as a security
officer at Bequia airport.
Bequia in The Sunday Times, UK - October 2014
Bequia in The Sunday
ABTA Travel Magazine January 2012
Bequia n the New York Magazine
Bequia in the New York Times
Bequia in the Daily Telegraph, UK
Bequia by a cruise ship lecturer 1
Bequia by a cruise ship lecturer 2
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