Ah don know, ah don't know, ah don't know where I'ma gonna go when de volcano blow. Jimmy Buffet
Montserrat is a British Overseas Territory and measures approximately 16 km (9.9 mi) long and 11 km (6.8 mi) wide, with approximately 40 kilometres (25 mi) of coastline. It is nicknamed "The Emerald Isle of the Caribbean" both for its resemblance to coastal Ireland and for the Irish ancestry of some of its inhabitants. Wikipedia
16 years later, we’re back in the area and although the only warning we’ve received is to stay out of the ‘exclusion zone’, the volcano is still smoldering . Little Bay, the new harbor is in the northern part of the island is well out of exclusion zone, so we decided there was no harm in anchoring there for the night, but decided in the end that we would wait a few years before venturing ashore just in case old Soufrière gets in a bad mood again and feels like venting or worse.