On vacation, one can meet the most friendly people who are always ready to recount their fascinating, and occasionally perturbing, stories of past travels. As we relaxed in the bubbling jets of a hot tub, Jeff and Susan recalled to us a time in the seventies when they visited the island of St. Martin vet Back then, leaving the tourist safe havens could mean getting your wallet stolen by thugs! Google % 2B They returned to the hotel a few hundred dollars short, but, luckily, they were alright