Homecoming Weekend in Landrail Settlement, Crooked Island

Thursday, April 2, Today we found out there is a bus, Gibson Bus, that will ake us to the Airport where the locals are waiting to welcome in their relatives arriving on the BahamasAir plane.  There a DJ set up music leaving the huge speakers in the back of the pick up truck and got […]

Being a Tourist in Ponce, PR

Tuesday, March 10 Today we rented a car from Hertz.  they met us at the Marina Offfice and drove us a few miles to their base where we picked up the car, a Kia.  It had good A/C which was very much appreciate since we don’t have it on the boat.  We had wanted to […]

Passage to Luperon, DR – Diverted to Bahia Marina Samana

Wednesday, March 18 to Thursday, March 19 Miles Traveled:  149.0 nm Wednesday, March 18 We checked with Chris Parker on the best day to leave for our 48 hour, 248nm journery from Boqueron, PR to Luperon, DR.  We checked with Walkabout and they agreed that today was the best time to leave.  They would leave […]

Salinas, Puerto Rico

Sunday March 8, 2015 Miles Traveled:  50.6 nm We pulled the anchor at 6:12AM and motored out of the harbor at Ensenada Vieques.  Our friends Bob and Jeanne on Walkabout left 10 minutes after us. The wind was very light so we kept motoring toward the SE point of Puerto Rico in 6 foot swells. […]

The Baths, BVI’s

Tuesday, February 24 Miles traveled:  8.3 nm The Baths,  9.7nm Great Harbor, Peter Island We left Virgin Gorda 731am after Phil had to tighten the Alternator belt from squealing.  We quickly let out the head sail and started towards the channel with the Star Clipper Cruise Ship leaving also towards the same channel  then we […]