Monday, February 19, 2007


Today was a good day. I dove the Grotto, watched a Little League game, took a nap, went to the gym, and watched this fun little video (thanks, Yoshimi!)

Here are some pictures:

Have you ever seen these holes on Suicide Cliff? They were put there 62 years ago by the US Navy.

Saipan Suicide CliffSaipan Suicide CliffBoom, boom, bang, boom, boom.

Here are the Grotto pics:

Saipan Grotto BarracudaSaipan Grotto DiverSaipan Grotto CaveWhen we surfaced we were greated by throngs of Chinese tourists spending the Lunar New Year in Saipan. I love that Chinese tourists have no problem wearing hats that says "BLOW ME" or dressing their kids up like Little Bo Peep:

Blow MeChinese Tourists in SaipanAfter the dive, Bev and I picked up some Subway and then drove over to the baseball fields at Ada Gym to watch Franklin and AJ's Little League game. Here's a picture of Frank swinging for the fences (it was an inside the park homerun) and his older brother AJ about to throw a strike.

Saipan Little LeaugeSaipan Little LeagueThe name of their team is the Hustlers. Saipan is one of the few places in the world where you can get away with calling a Little League team the Hustlers.


Saipan Writer said...

Thanks for the scary video and the much more pleasant photos.

Jeffrey C. Turbitt said...

Great Grotto pics!

KAP said...

And I thought India was between Pakistan and Bangladesh.