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This is one place to view our growing collection of photo albums from the Tahina Expedition. If you would like to view our spherical 360 Panoramas visit our 360Cities profile. You can see just our Panoramio Photos on this map, which includes only a subset of our published photos below.

On this page, you can view our regular photos. Over 6000 photos at last count. Below are the albums you can view listed from most recent first – click on pages to see more. Click on an album to view the images in the album, and click on individual photos to see them bigger as a slideshow. You can also view the albums (complete with maps – our photos are mostly geotagged) at Picasa Web Albums. Enjoy!

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DiegoSuarez
Diego Suarez
2014-08-18, 51 images
Pictures of our visit to Sainte Marie, Madagascar
SainteMarieMadagascar
Sainte Marie Madagascar
2014-08-13, 24 images
This album shows photos from our trip to the cirques of Cilaos on the island of Réunion. One of the most spectacular volcanic mountain regions we
CilaosReunion
Cilaos Reunion
2014-08-02, 21 images
Our first cirque near Le Port in Reunion on the road up to Dos D'An. Karen decided she wanted to take the walk to the Cap Noir viewpoint. She lik
CapNoirReunion
Cap Noir Reunion
2014-08-01, 16 images
Images from our visit so far to Mauritius including some of the main sightseeing destinations.
MauritiusSightseeing
Mauritius Sightseeing
2014-07-11, 53 images
Photos from the island of Rodrigues which is part of Mauritius. One of the highlights is the tortoise reserve where they are trying to bring back l
Rodrigues
Rodrigues
2014-06-06, 49 images
Photos taken from a kite with a remote control camera rig and an GoPro Hero
KiteAerialPhotosAtCocos
Kite Aerial Photos a...
2014-05-17, 6 images
Underwater photos from "The Rip" off Direction Island in the Cocos (Keeling) Islands - located in the Indian Ocean 600 miles southwest of Jakarta.
TheRipUnderwater
The Rip Underwater
2014-05-17, 32 images
Miscellaneous photos of Cocos Islands on better weather days.
CocosSightseeing
Cocos Sightseeing
2014-05-16, 26 images
Pictures from our visit to the Phang Nga islands - a magical place in Thailand. Site of "James Bond Island" - the island where "The Man With the Go
PhangNgaAndJamesBondIsland
Phang Nga and James ...
2014-02-16, 58 images
Miscellaneous photos from cruising in Thailand
ThailandPhuketArea
Thailand Phuket Area
2014-01-30, 19 images
Start of our cruising in Thailand - Ko Lipe to Ko Lanta.
ThailandCruising
Thailand Cruising
2014-01-09, 15 images
A few photos while at Rebak Marina over the Christmas/New Year holidays
RebackMarinaAndResort
Reback Marina and Re...
2014-01-05, 19 images
Angkor Thom is a large area with many temples, a royal palace, and other facades and sculptures.
AngkorThom02
Angkor Thom
2013-12-19, 64 images
Banteay Srei is also known as "The Lady Temple". It is a beautiful pink-colored temple with exquisite carvings. It's a 35km ride outside Siem Rea
TheLadyTemple
The Lady Temple
2013-12-18, 33 images
Pictures from our visit to Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia
AngkorWat
Angkor Wat
2013-12-18, 54 images
Angkor Thom is a beautiful site with trees overgrowing the ruins. It is also the site where Lara Croft was filmed in Cambodia. The one where she
TaProhm
Ta Prohm
2013-12-18, 25 images
Pictures of our new NMEA 2000-based Navico (B&G and Simrad) boat systems, and using the system off Android and OpenCPN.
TahinaSNewNavigationSystem
Tahina's New Navigat...
2013-10-20, 5 images
A few shots of our new products arriving.
LightningProjectPartsArrive
Lightning Project Pa...
2013-10-04, 9 images
A few shots of our project to start removing old parts and document what we removed for insurance.
LightningProjectPhaseI
Lightning Project Ph...
2013-09-28, 8 images
The crew of s/v Totem have a family tradition of holding an annual special rummy card tournament. Tahina hosted the Pan Pacific version of the tour
CardTournament
Card Tournament
2013-08-30, 10 images
Ipoh
Ipoh
2013-08-25, 39 images
Pictures of our visit to Palau Redang on s/v Tahina. Awesome anchorage, nice resort, great beaches, and great diving/snorkeling around the island.
PalauRedang
Palau Redang
2013-08-10, 62 images
PrambananTemples
Prambanan Temples
2013-07-18, 28 images
Borobudur
Borobudur
2013-07-15, 33 images
PangkorBoatyard
Pangkor Boatyard
2013-07-09, 50 images
NewAwnings02
New Awnings
2013-06-28, 5 images
These are some photos during our stay on Sentosa Island in Singapore at the One° 15 Marina. A few photos of the Sentosa Resort and it's large merl
SentosaIslandInSinapore
Sentosa Island in Si...
2013-04-10, 29 images
Screen shots showing how we turned parts os Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia green in Ingress on the same day.
SingaporeGreen
Singapore Green
2013-04-06, 7 images
PanoTestForG
Pano Test for G+
2013-03-19, 1 images
A few photos of sightseeing in Singapore before Chinese New Year, Year of the Lion/Snake
SingaporeEarlyFebruary
Singapore Early Febr...
2013-02-06, 47 images
This is the "night" market in Gelang Patah, Johor, Malaysia. A weekly event on Tuesday nights where you can get fresh cooked food and produce. Ther
NightMarket
Night market
2013-01-25, 4 images
Views of Kuala Lumpur including visit to KL Tower, Petronas Towers, and more
KualaLumpur
Kuala Lumpur
2013-01-10, 43 images
Pictures from our crossing to Singapore and sightseeing there
Singapore
Singapore
2012-11-05, 53 images
A few photos of our visit to Belitung
Belitung
Belitung
2012-10-25, 13 images
Pictures of our visit to Bali, Indonesia
Bali
Bali
2012-10-09, 121 images
Scenes of Lombok mostly from our 1-day tour there. We really enjoyed this tour and Lombok
Lombok
Lombok
2012-10-08, 81 images
Amazing diving and snorkeling here
GiliLawaLautAndDiving02
Gili Lawa Laut and D...
2012-10-04, 75 images
Photos from our visit to Rinca (pronounced Rincha) Island where we saw Komodo Dragons and more.
DragonsAtRinca
Dragons at Rinca
2012-09-30, 54 images
These are photos of our passage to Kupang, our arrival, and a few of the sights we saw in Kupang
TripToKupang
Trip to Kupang
2012-09-26, 41 images
A few shots while we were in Darwin - we were so busy preparing to leave, we didn't take a lot of pictures.
Darwin
Darwin
2012-09-20, 10 images
A few photos from our 1090 nautical mile, two week, passages to Darwin. We stopped at Lizard Island, Margaret Bay, Seisia, and Gove on the way.
CairnsToDarwin
Cairns to Darwin
2012-09-12, 79 images
LizardIsland
Lizard Island
2012-06-29, 40 images
Shots from snorkeling at Lizard Island. First at the Giant Clam "farm" next to the anchorage. And then by Horshoe Reef in the lagoon.
SnorkelingLizardIsland
Snorkeling Lizard Is...
2012-06-27, 45 images
Pictures of our ride on the gondola, visit to Kuranda village, and the ride back by train to Cairns.
KurandaTrip
Kuranda Trip
2012-06-20, 37 images
A few shots from our walk to the forts on Magnetic Island. Including the koala we saw off the trail there.
MagneticIsland
Magnetic Island
2012-06-15, 7 images
This time we did a whirlwind tour of the Whitsundays with our daughter before leaving to head north. We did some scuba dives this time and saw som
WhitsundaysDives
Whitsundays Dives
2012-06-15, 46 images
Pictures from our first trip to the Whitsundays with the Horch family.
WhitsundaysPartII
Whitsundays Part II
2012-06-09, 34 images
At the Whitsundays and on the Great Barrier Reef
WhitsundaysPartI
Whitsundays - Part I
2012-06-03, 70 images
Our brief one-night stay at Lady Musgrave. A beautiful place with reportedly good snorkeling. It rained overnight and forecasts were for worse la
LadyMusgrave
Lady Musgrave
2012-05-20, 11 images
Re-installing the freshly galvanized anchor and chain at Bundaberg Port Marina. It doesn't get easier than having a fork lift deliver it right to
AnchorAndChainGalvanized
Anchor and Chain Gal...
2012-05-19, 5 images
Our trip north from Port Stephens was pretty wild. The winds built to 30-35 Knots with seas 4-5 m. Some photos from the passage, and a series sho
WildRide
Wild Ride
2012-03-18, 17 images
A few photos as we left Port Stephens starting with some last shots while at Soldiers Point, then Broughton Island. Awesome sunrise as we departed
DepartingPortStephens
Departing Port Stephens
2012-03-17, 26 images
A few photos from our visits to Melbourne
Melbourne
Melbourne
2012-03-10, 19 images
A few photos from our first day in Tasmania driving from Devonport to the Freycinet National Park at Coles Bay.
TasmaniaDay1
Tasmania Day 1
2012-03-04, 29 images
We visited the Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia. An interesting zoo where you can drive, walk, or bike from exhibit to exhib
WesternPlainsZoo
Western Plains Zoo
2012-02-25, 48 images
A few photos from our road trip to Dubbo from Soldiers Point.
TripToDubbo
Trip to Dubbo
2012-02-23, 15 images
A few photos from our visit at Soldiers Point, Port Stephens in Australia.
SoldiersPoint
Soldiers Point
2012-02-21, 16 images
As often happens when we go to see, a pod of dolphin joined us on our way out of Broken Bay up the coast of Australia. About 20 were dancing back
DolphinDancing
Dolphin Dancing
2012-02-14, 10 images
A few shots from our brief visit to Katoomba it he Blue Mountains. The main sight we saw was the Three Sisters.
BlueMountains
Blue Mountains
2012-02-13, 23 images
Our friends from s/v Stray Kitty came to Sydney to visit and stayed on Tahina. They had just sold their boat and are doing some travel before head
StrayKittysVisitTahina
Stray Kittys Visit T...
2012-01-18, 14 images
We got to watch the New Year's Eve fireworks in Sydney Harbour from our boat. Amazing!
SydneyNewYearSFireworks
Sydney New Year's Fi...
2012-01-01, 24 images
Shots from our visit to Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia
TarongaZoo
Taronga Zoo
2011-12-26, 55 images
We took photos of the start of the 2011 Sydney Hobart from the north end of the Sydney Harbour (just east of North Head). We were sitting on some
SydneyHobartRaceStart
Sydney Hobart Race S...
2011-12-26, 16 images
Photos from our first time to sail into Sydney Harbour. It was a cloudy day, but I used some HDR techinques to help make the photos interesting. Th
EnteringSydneyHarbour
Entering Sydney Harbour
2011-12-16, 60 images
While at the end of last month, I took some pictures of a sunrise while sailing at sea. I just got around to processing the photos and realized I
TwoSuns
Two Suns
2011-12-10, 5 images
StopInManly
Stop in Manly
2011-11-28, 19 images
These are our photos from visiting Steve Irwin's Australia Zoo, and also a few shots from our passage down to Brisbane
AustraliaZoo
Australia Zoo
2011-11-19, 33 images
A few photos from our trip down to Mooloolaba, and of the town and beach
DownToMooloolaba
Down to Mooloolaba
2011-11-18, 28 images
PIctures from our visit to Fraser Island where we rented a 4WD vehicle. We saw the shipwreck of Maheno, the Pinacles, Eli Creek, and some freshwat
FraserIslandAustralia
Fraser Island Australia
2011-11-15, 48 images
Rome
Rome
2011-10-23, 69 images
We took a 15km hike on a part of the Grand Trail.
GrandTrailHike
Grand Trail Hike
2011-10-09, 24 images
Pictures from our visit to Prony Bay up the river. We took some hikes to swimming holes, a meteor crater lake, and water falls. We also visited s
PronyBay
Prony Bay
2011-10-07, 63 images
Pictures from two visits to Ilot Mato in New Caledonia.
IlotMato
Ilot Mato
2011-09-30, 52 images
Trip to Ile Ua in the south lagoon of New Caledonia.
IleUa
Ile Ua
2011-09-26, 30 images
More photos of our sightseeing around Iles des Pins.
MoreIlesDesPins
More Iles des Pins
2011-09-24, 47 images
Pictures from our climb to N'Ga Peak at Iles des Pins. Great views!
HikingNGaPeak
Hiking N'Ga Peak
2011-09-20, 23 images
We took Tahina out to go visit an atoll to visit one of the most beautiful tropical islands in the Pacific - Ilot Nokanhui is just a tiny island in
Nokanhui
Nokanhui
2011-09-20, 20 images
Photos from the past two weeks in Noumea, New Caledonia. Our batteries were going bad, so we were in a marina for shore power. We spent time sigh
SightsAndRepairsInNoumea
Sights and Repairs i...
2011-09-15, 51 images
Photos from our stay at Port Resolution on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu. This is where we anchored to go off and visit the Mt. Yasur volcano. You
PortResolution
Port Resolution
2011-09-09, 33 images
A few photos from our passage to New Caledonia, and photos from our first week here. We were parked at Port Moselle Marina. We visited the publis
NewCaledoniaPartI
New Caledonia - Part I
2011-09-05, 43 images
A few pictures from our stay in Port Vila and the area nearby.
MoreVanuatu
More Vanuatu
2011-08-26, 23 images
We had the unique opportunity to get closer to an active volcano than anywhere else in the world. Almost too close for comfort. We first had to t
MtYasurVolcano
Mt. Yasur Volcano
2011-08-19, 62 images
Views from our passage to Vanuatu and of our visit to Aneityum
PassageAndAneityum
Passage and Aneityum
2011-08-09, 33 images
We took the kite to get some aerial photos from Mystery Island. I wanted to do a special shot for the family of s/v Stray Kitty. I had them lay i
MysteryIslandKiteAerials
Mystery Island Kite ...
2011-08-07, 4 images
Miscellaneous shots from our last days in Fiji. It includes snorkeling we did south of Malolo.
MoreFiji
More Fiji
2011-07-30, 34 images
There are three pinnacle reefs just southwest of Malolo Island. A short dinghy ride from the Musket Cove anchorage. We dove on two of the pinnacl
MaloloPinnacleDives
Malolo Pinnacle Dives
2011-07-26, 79 images
A few pictures of our time at Musket Cove in Fiji. A great place for cruisers to hang out. The marina and resort cater to cruisers and let us use
MustketCove
Mustket Cove
2011-07-24, 16 images
Photos of our visit to Navadra (pronounced "Navandra") and Monuriki (the island where they filmed Tom Hanks deserted on "Cast Away").
NavadraAndMonuriki
Navadra and Monuriki
2011-07-24, 38 images
Pictures of our visit to Waya and the visit to the village of Yalobi.
WayaAndYalobiVillage
Waya and Yalobi village
2011-07-15, 44 images
Pictures of the dolphin who visited us on our way to Yalobi village off southern Waya in Fiji. These guys were really playful, and one of them real
WayaDolphin
Waya Dolphin
2011-07-14, 19 images
Pictures of our trip down to Manta Ray Pass. We encountered Tahina's sister ship - s/v Sirius, another St. Francis 50 built the same year. We also
MantaRayPass
Manta Ray Pass
2011-07-14, 32 images
This album includes photos of our trip to Narewa Bay off the island of Niviti in Fiji. We first visited the village of Somosomo nearby to do sevuse
NarewaBayAndWWIIWreck
Narewa Bay and WWII ...
2011-07-11, 56 images
Pictures of our visit to Sawa-i-Lau in the Yasawas of Fiji. It includes photos of the village of Nabukeru and its school, the rock island of Sawa-
OurVisitToSawaILau
Our Visit to Sawa-i-lau
2011-07-10, 63 images
We visited an anchorage called Blue Lagoon which is near Turtle Island. There are several resorts in the area. Vodafone has 3G Internet available
BlueLagoonAndDiving
Blue Lagoon and Diving
2011-07-09, 15 images
We anchored near the old resort off Nanunanu passage where we found s/v Jackster and s/v Stray Kitty. Awesome spot! We also went diving outside t
Nanunanu
Nanunanu
2011-07-08, 32 images
Scrapbook Photos
ScrapbookPhotos
Scrapbook Photos
2011-07-06, 5 images
NamenalalaTheDragonIsland
Namenalala - the dra...
2011-07-05, 71 images
Miscellaneous pictures from eastern Vanua Levu. Photos from Taveuni, Matagi, Namata Bay, Budd Reef (Yanuca), Cobia, and Rabi
EasternVanuaLevuInFiji
Eastern Vanua Levu i...
2011-06-25, 81 images
It was a Fiji holiday weekend - in honor of Queen Elizabeth. We spent time cruising with other boats and discovering Silver Bay off the island of
HolidayWeekend
Holiday Weekend
2011-06-13, 17 images
Photos from our Advanced Open Water dive course while we were in Savusavu, Fiji. We used the services of Capt Nemo Divers - Lino is the Dive mast
DiveCourse
Dive Course
2011-06-09, 20 images
A few photos from the last week here in Vanua Levu.
FijiMisc
Fiji Misc
2011-06-06, 14 images
Photos from our diving trips to Rainbow Reef near Viani Bay, off Vanua Levu in Fiji.
RainbowReef
Rainbow Reef
2011-06-04, 33 images
Pictures of Savusavu, Fiji after our arrival sailing from New Zealand.
SavusavuInFiji
Savusavu in Fiji
2011-05-27, 26 images
Pictures of our passage from New Zealand to Fiji
NewZealandToFijiPassage
New Zealand to Fiji ...
2011-05-27, 29 images
Tahina broke loose from her mooring while we were in town. Thank goodness for watchful cruisers who spotted her drifting away and organized a smal
TahinaRescue
Tahina Rescue
2011-05-26, 3 images
The day we moved Tahina back to the water at Norsand Boatyard. Finally!
TahinaSplashes
Tahina Splashes
2011-05-09, 11 images
More shots during our month-long stay at the Norsand Boatyard in Whangarei, New Zealand.
NorsandBoatyardII
Norsand Boatyard II
2011-05-07, 28 images
Here are a few random photos from projects in the boatyard during the past two weeks at Norsand Boatyard in Whangarei. Also, photos of other boats
BoatyardPics
Boatyard Pics
2011-04-21, 21 images
Pictures of Tahina at Norsand Boatyard on haul-out day and when up the mast.
HaulOutAndMastShots
Haul-out and Mast Shots
2011-04-08, 9 images
We took Tahina out for a sail for the first time in 5 months. We needed to make some fresh water with the watermaker, and we needed to just get ou
WeekendSail
Weekend Sail
2011-04-02, 16 images
Pictures from Lake Taupo, Rotorua, Hobbiton, Mt. Manganui, Waihi Beach, and several places in Coramandel Peninsula. We got to see lots of cool clas
LakeTaupoToAuckland
Lake Taupo to Auckland
2011-03-26, 37 images
This album has photos from our ferry ride from Picton-Wellington, visit to Wellington Zoo, Napier - the art deco town, the Orakei Korako Geysers, a
FerryZooArtDecoGeysersAndWukuFalls
Ferry, Zoo, Art Deco...
2011-03-23, 78 images
Photos from our drives from Franz Josef up to the Golden Bay area. We particularly liked the Pancake Rocks along the west coast, Cape Foulwind, and
GoldenBayAndMore
Golden Bay and more
2011-03-21, 63 images
Pictures from our half-day tour of Fox Glacier in New Zealand
FoxGlacier
Fox Glacier
2011-03-16, 33 images
Pictures from our Doubtful Sound full-day tour with Real Journey
DoubtfulSound
Doubtful Sound
2011-03-13, 115 images
Our trip to Nugget Point and stops at waterfalls and the petrified forest along the way.
NuggetPointTrip
Nugget Point Trip
2011-03-09, 45 images
Pictures from our three day trip to Stewart Island
StewartIsland
Stewart Island
2011-03-04, 76 images
This shows a few shots of our trip to Arrowtown, our jet boat ride at Shotover, our Gondola ride over Queenstown, and then the zipline back down.
ArrowtownShotoverGondolaAndZipline
Arrowtown, Shotover,...
2011-03-02, 38 images
A few photos from our visit to Lake Tekapo, Mt. Cook National Park, and on our way to Arrowtown.
LakeTekapoToArrowtown
Lake Tekapo to Arrow...
2011-02-26, 71 images
I jumped the original bungy jump site: Kawarau Bridge near Queenstown in New Zealand on 26-Feb-2011. Check it out!
FrankSBungyPhotos
Frank's Bungy Photos
2011-02-26, 12 images
This album is a subset of the 500+ photos taken during our air tour from Lake Tekapo, over other mountains and glaciers, to Franz Josef Glacier, Mt
AirSafariTourToMtCook
Air Safari Tour to M...
2011-02-24, 78 images
Karen and I were sitting in the Cathedral Square when the 1PM earthquake happened. We saw the Cathedral tower collapse. We carefully walked out of
EarthquakePhotos
Earthquake Photos
2011-02-22, 23 images
This album shows photos of our backpacking trip on the Cass Lagoon trail in the Arthur's Pass area. We also took a five mile trip up to the Pinnacl
CassLagoonBackpacking
Cass Lagoon Backpacking
2011-02-20, 85 images
Photos from our trip to and from Akaroa on the Banks Peninsula just southeast of Christchurch. Beautiful volcanic mountains formed over 9 million y
AkaroaTrip
Akaroa Trip
2011-02-15, 57 images
First a few shots from the Canterbury museum in Christchurch. Then photos from our trip to Hanmer Springs, over the Lewis Pass, and back over Arth
LewisAndArthurSPassTrip
Lewis and Arthur's P...
2011-02-11, 116 images
Visits to Hagley Park and the Gondola, and Lyttleton. The Gondola was worth the visit - even though the clouds moved in right when we arrived at th
ChristchurchII
Christchurch II
2011-02-01, 24 images
We visited downtown Christchurch, had lunch, visited the Buskers Festival, and saw some sights.
ChristchurchI
Christchurch I
2011-01-28, 17 images
Panorama of the lagoon off the SW side of Huahine. Amazing lagoon water colors!
HuahineLagoon
Huahine Lagoon
2010-12-05, 1 images
Pictures along the way as we sailed to New Zealand from Tonga. Includes photos of our stop at Raoul Island and the whales we saw there.
PassageToNewZealand
Passage to New Zealand
2010-11-11, 43 images
We had some albatross follow us for the last two days before our arrival to New Zealand. Mostly we saw the same two, but later there was at least
Albatross
Albatross
2010-11-08, 12 images
A select few photos from the beautiful islands of southern Ha'apai in Tonga.
SouthernHaApaiSights
Southern Ha'apai Sights
2010-11-01, 34 images
Just a small sample of shots of Ha'apai due to limited Internet access here.
SightsOfHaApai
Sights of Ha'apai
2010-10-26, 23 images
These are just a subset of photos from our last week in Vava'u in Tonga. More photos coming later.
PhotosFromVavaU
Photos from Vava'u
2010-10-15, 147 images
Snorkeling at the Coral Gardens in Tonga. The most lively and colorful coral we've seen since Fakarava.
CoralGardensOfTonga
Coral Gardens of Tonga
2010-10-06, 27 images
Photos from the two races during the Regatta Vava'u 2010 in Tonga. Note: boat names are tagged in most of the photos.
RegattaVavaU2010Races
Regatta Vava'u 2010 ...
2010-09-24, 90 images
Pictures from Tahina during the "Friendly Island Yacht Race" on Friday, September 24, 2010. Tahina took first place in multihull and 5th place over
FriendlyIslandYachtRace
Friendly Island Yach...
2010-09-22, 11 images
From our whale-watching expedition off Tonga. We got to see a family of whales - mother, father, and baby calf.
TongaWhaleWatching
Tonga Whale Watching
2010-09-21, 41 images
Views of Pago Pago anchorage, our car tour around the island, restaurant trip with cruisers, and lots and lots of days of rain.
SightsOfAmericanSamoa
Sights of American S...
2010-09-16, 60 images
This album has a bunch more photos of whales we saw, and the sights we saw as we toured Niue.
NiueWhalesAndSightsII
Niue Whales and Sigh...
2010-09-08, 89 images
Diving in Niue is all about caves. I went diving with Jack - skipper of s/v Anthem. Very little marine life or live coral were seen. There are lot
DivingInNiue
Diving in Niue
2010-09-04, 17 images
SightsOfNiue
Sights of Niue
2010-08-29, 66 images
View of sights we saw in Rarotonga
SightsInRarotonga
Sights in Rarotonga
2010-08-21, 39 images
Aitutaki is a part of the Cook Islands and is an "almost" atoll with a beautiful shallow lagoon surrounding it. Tahina was anchored in a shallow ch
SightsOfAitutaki
Sights of Aitutaki
2010-08-14, 53 images
Pictures from a dive outside the reef of Bora Bora
BoraBoraDive
Bora Bora Dive
2010-08-06, 12 images
Pictures from Bora Bora - Jewel of the Pacific.
BoraBora
Bora Bora
2010-08-05, 51 images
We rented electric bikes to tour around the main island of Bora Bora.
BoraBoraBikeTour
Bora Bora Bike Tour
2010-08-03, 32 images
Some nice shots from our mast at anchor in Tahiti near Marina Taina. Also, some cool photos from snorkeling at the plane wreck site near the airpor
TahitiMastAndSnorkel
Tahiti Mast and Snorkel
2010-07-25, 13 images
Shots from our two days diving in Fakarava. Lots of sharks and groupers!
FakaravaDiving
Fakarava Diving
2010-07-18, 39 images
A few photos of places we saw in Fakarava - a Tuamotus island in French Polynesia.
SightsOfFakarava
Sights of Fakarava
2010-07-17, 9 images
We watched the July 11, 2010 eclipse on the town dock of Hao. We happened to run into the two co-founders of Google who were there to watch as well
Eclipse2010
Eclipse 2010
2010-07-10, 15 images
Photos from our visit to Hao - an atoll in the eastern part of the Tuamotus. Hao was the site of a French Navy Base whose personnel at one point he
SightsOfHao
Sights of Hao
2010-07-09, 32 images
Last batch of photos from Gerard and Patti visiting with us in Moorea.
MooreaPartIII
Moorea Part III
2010-07-07, 27 images
We did a tour of Moorea by quad ATVs and then went to a French Polynesia dance and dinner in the evening. It was a big day!
MooreaWednesday
Moorea Wednesday
2010-06-29, 73 images
The first few days in Moorea with Patti and Gerard on board Tahina.
MooreaPartI
Moorea Part I
2010-06-29, 68 images
Pictures of our tour of Huahine
HuahineTour
Huahine Tour
2010-06-23, 88 images
Profile_photosActive
Profile Photos
2010-06-20, 3 images
The 2010 Tahiti Moorea Rendezvous included a race of cruising boats to Opanhu Bay from Papeete. Tahina actually held the lead for 1/3rd of the race
TheRaceToMoorea
The Race to Moorea
2010-06-19, 42 images
Pictures from the festivities of the 2010 Tahiti Moorea Rendezvous
2010TahitiMooreaRendezvousFestivities
2010 Tahiti Moorea R...
2010-06-18, 43 images
Photos from three different dives at the Tikehau pass
DivingTikehau
Diving Tikehau
2010-06-13, 50 images
Pictures of sights on our way and while we were visiting Tikehau - an atoll in the Tuamotus of French Polynesia.
TikehauSights
Tikehau Sights
2010-06-11, 56 images
Pictures of our dives and the anchorage at Rangiroa - an atoll in the Tuamotus of French Polynesia.
Rangiroa
Rangiroa
2010-05-30, 38 images
We did a late afternoon dive outside the Manihi pass, and saw lots of fish. It was a fun dive most 20-30 feet, so we actually had plenty of air le
SecondManihiDive
Second Manihi Dive
2010-05-28, 28 images
This is a sample of the photos taken during the kite aerial photo shoot of the Manihi pass and village. We only got a small part of the northern s
ManihiKiteAerialPhotos
Manihi Kite Aerial P...
2010-05-27, 14 images
This album starts with our passage to Manihi and shows various sights of the island while we were there.
SightsOfManihi
Sights of Manihi
2010-05-27, 52 images
This was Frank's first night dive. Jason, an experienced night diver, was with Frank. Fernando spotted us from the surface with a flashlight whil
NightDiveManihi
Night Dive Manihi
2010-05-26, 15 images
Fernando has his own family pearl farm. He took us to dive on the oyster pods and pick our own oysters. Then he took us to his processing huts and
ManihiPearlFarmTour
Manihi Pearl Farm Tour
2010-05-26, 21 images
These shots were taken during our snorkel of the Manihi pass with local Fernando as our guide. First we did a drift into the pass with the tide com
ManihiPassSnorkel
Manihi Pass Snorkel
2010-05-24, 26 images
Hike to the dry water fall.
NukuHiva
Nuku Hiva
2010-05-17, 68 images
Hiva Oa in the French Marquesas
HivaOa
Hiva Oa
2010-05-11, 97 images
MarquesasPassage
Marquesas Passage
2010-05-10, 74 images
We did two scuba dives at Isla Tortuga near Isla Isabela in the Galapagos. A fabulous dive where we saw Hammerhead sharks, turtles and more. Check
GalapagosDive2Tortuga
Galapagos Dive 2 - T...
2010-04-22, 70 images
We took an all day tour up to a huge volcano crater (second largest in the world) on Isla Isabela in the Galapagos. It involved a rigorous several
IsabelaVolcanoTour
Isabela Volcano Tour
2010-04-21, 31 images
A few photos from the passage to Isla Isabela from Santa Cruz in the Galapagos. Also, some photos from the port of Villamil in Isabela.
IslaIsabelaPassage
Isla Isabela Passage
2010-04-21, 12 images
SantaCruz
Santa Cruz
2010-04-20, 34 images
We took our dinghy over to this park near the anchorage. Lots of tours are held here. Apparently you're supposed to have a guide, but we just walke
TintorerasParkInTheGalapagos
Tintoreras Park in t...
2010-04-20, 66 images
Our first dive in the Galapagos off Seymour Island. An ill-fitting name on the day we went because the visibility was only about 8 meters. But, w
GalapagosDive1
Galapagos Dive 1
2010-04-15, 78 images
Photos from San Cristobal, Tahina's passage from San Cristobal, to Santa Fe, and to Santa Cruz - all in the Galapagos. Also photos during our excu
HeadingToSantaCruzGalapagos
Heading to Santa Cru...
2010-04-14, 42 images
Pictures from our tour around the island of San Cristobal in the Galapagos.
SanCristobalGalapagosTour
San Cristobal Galapa...
2010-04-11, 103 images
Pictures from our passage to Galapagos from Panama sailing on Tahina.
GalapagosPassage
Galapagos Passage
2010-04-11, 45 images
Pictures from our passage to and through Las Perlas, Panama
PassageToLasPerlas
Passage to Las Perlas
2010-04-03, 51 images
We got a ton of provisions after trips to several stores in Panama City. We also got fuel and water and washed down Tahina at the marina on Friday
LastBigProvisioning
Last Big Provisioning
2010-04-02, 7 images
Shots while visiting the Panama City area and while at anchor in La Playita.
PanamaCity
Panama City
2010-04-01, 24 images
CanalTransitWebcams
CanalTransitWebcams
2010-03-25, 19 images
Pictures from Tahina's Panama Canal Transit on 24/25 of March, 2010.
TahinaPanamaCanalTransit
Tahina Panama Canal ...
2010-03-25, 128 images
On Saturday I joined s/v Songline to help them with their Panama Canal transit so I could learn what it was like. It was a great experience because
SonglineSCanalTransit
Songline's Canal Tra...
2010-03-21, 123 images
A few shots from Shelter Bay Marina in Colon, Panama. This includes some shots from a walk behind the boatyard in the jungle where old US military
ShelterBayMarina
Shelter Bay Marina
2010-03-20, 10 images
Photos of our visit to Isla Grande and our passage on to Colón.
PassageToColon
Passage to Colón
2010-03-19, 18 images
Photos from our visit to the westernmost two islands of the West Holandes Cays in San Blas, Panama.
WestHolandesCays
West Holandes Cays
2010-03-17, 74 images
A collection of underwater photos taken while snorkeling - mostly in West Holandes Cays, San Blas, Panama
UnderwaterPhotosSanBlasPanama
Underwater Photos - ...
2010-03-15, 106 images
We moved over on 13-March from West Holandes Cays to Chichime Cays - still in the San Blas, Panama. There was no wind to speak of so we just motore
ChichimeCays
Chichime Cays
2010-03-13, 15 images
Photos taken while shooting aerial photos of BBQ Island, San Blas, Panama.
KiteAerialShootingOnBBQIsland
Kite Aerial Shooting...
2010-03-08, 25 images
Arriving to San Blas, photos from Swimming Pool anchorage, BBQ Island
SanBlasI
San Blas I
2010-03-04, 48 images
More photos of Cartagena from the anchorage before we left, and as we departed on March 3rd.
Cartagena
Cartagena
2010-03-03, 13 images
Pictures of our visit in the beautiful historic old downtown of Cartagena, and our chance to visit the historic Teatro Heredia - a theater first bu
ElCentroYTeatroHeredia
El Centro y Teatro H...
2010-02-28, 30 images
A few shots of our visit to the largest fortress in Cartagena, Colombia: Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas.
CastilloDeSanFelipe
Castillo de San Felipe
2010-02-25, 10 images
Photos from Tahina's passage from Aruba to Cartagena, Columbia
ArubaToCartagena
Aruba to Cartagena
2010-02-21, 33 images
Valentine's Day - the final day of carnival in Oranjestad, Aruba
CarnivalParadeInAruba
Carnival Parade in A...
2010-02-16, 46 images
This album contains many photos of our visit to Aruba. It starts with the Jeep Tour of Aruba including the lighthouse, chapel, coastline, visit in
ArubaJeepTourPlus
Aruba Jeep Tour Plus
2010-02-15, 101 images
These are some photos as we traveled between Bonaire, Curacao, and Aruba. And a shot of me cleaning Tahina when we arrived in Aruba
ABCExcursions
ABC Excursions
2010-02-08, 29 images
Shots from the mast of Tahina while at Renaissance Marina in Oranjestad, Aruba. Will attempt a panorama from these.
MastShotsAruba
Mast Shots Aruba
2010-02-08, 13 images
We visited the Bonaire Washington-Slagbaai National Park - a huge park on the north west part of Bonaire (13,500 acres). Lots of interesting sights
BonairePark
Bonaire Park
2010-02-04, 59 images
Underwater shots of our scuba dive off the back of Tahina in Bonaire. And, a shot of the boat kids playing Wii.
BonaireTuesday
Bonaire Tuesday
2010-02-03, 38 images
A few photos of our mooring area in Kralendijk, Bonaire, the VideoRay ROV, and Karen working on our spray dodger.
Bonaire2
Bonaire2
2010-02-03, 6 images
Pictures from our sailing passage from Prickly Bay, Grenada (leaving at 10:30 AM 30-January-2010) and arriving in Bonaire (at 9:30 AM 01-February-2
GrenadaBonairePassage
Grenada-Bonaire-Passage
2010-02-01, 18 images
Photos of removing Tahina's forestay/headsail. Shots from dinner on Tahina. And photos of the cruiser get-together at De Big Fish.
PricklyBay2
Prickly Bay 2
2010-01-29, 28 images
This album includes some shots of Prickly Bay taken while I was up the mast to replace the anchor light.
PricklyBayGrenada
Prickly Bay, Grenada
2010-01-24, 10 images
We sailed down to Carriacou on January 20th, 2009. Along the way, we had a pod of dolphin join us. After clearing customs, we went to the nearby Sa
SandyIsle
Sandy Isle
2010-01-22, 30 images
These photos of Tahina were taken while sailing into Bequia by professional photographer Kenmore of http://PhotoAction.com The fees are a bit pric
TahinaSailingShots
Tahina Sailing Shots
2010-01-18, 8 images
A few select shots from the beautiful Tobago Cays and Petite Tabac in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. This is one of the best anchorages in the Car
TobagoCays2
Tobago Cays 2
2010-01-12, 14 images
Kite aerial photos of Petite Tabac - which is part of the Tobago Cays Marine Park in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
PetiteTabacAerials
Petite Tabac Aerials
2010-01-11, 69 images
This is just a few shots from Tobago Cays. I'll be posting many more photos from here in the coming days. These shots go with our post entitled "
TobagoCaysQuickLook
Tobago Cays - Quick ...
2010-01-08, 21 images
Photos from our visit to Mustique including our favorite beach "Macaroni Beach". Mustique is a private island with homes belonging to many rich and
Mustique
Mustique
2010-01-05, 8 images
These are shots from the dive in Bequia on January 3, 2010. Frank went with Mark of s/v Northfork. We dove on a reef along a ridge in the bay indic
BequiaDive
Bequia Dive
2010-01-03, 21 images
Photos from our stay anchored in Admiralty Bay, Bequia. We were here for New Year's Even and stayed nearly a week. There were nearly 300 boats he
BequiaInTheGrenadines
Bequia in the Grenad...
2010-01-01, 15 images
Photos of our visit to The Pitons, including underwater photos.
ThePitonsStLucia
The Pitons, St. Lucia
2009-12-28, 21 images
My wife and daughter went on the zipline tour in St. Lucia and had a great time. Note: the position of these photos on the map is approximate.
RainforestCanopyZiplineInStLucia
Rainforest Canopy Zi...
2009-12-27, 13 images
Trisha and Frank went horseback riding near the Pitons in St. Lucia on Christmas Day. Started and finished at a plantation, went up through a rain
HorsebackOnChristmasDay
Horseback on Christm...
2009-12-26, 21 images
VieuxFort
VieuxFort
2009-12-23, 15 images
This album shows our arrival and first shots from St. Lucia including our passage down to Vieux Fort.
ArrivalAndFirstBatchFromStLucia
Arrival and First Ba...
2009-12-21, 14 images
Morning snorkel before departing Martinique. Interesting variation in coral vegetation at this location.
UnderwaterGrandAnseDArlet
Underwater Grand Ans...
2009-12-18, 11 images
Martinique
Martinique
2009-12-18, 16 images
Pictures from our visit to Iles Des Saintes, Guadeloupe
IlesDesSaintes
Iles Des Saintes
2009-12-13, 24 images
A few shots during our visit to Basse Terre
BasseTerreGuadeloupe
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
2009-12-12, 13 images
Pidgeon Island in Guadeloupe is inside the Jacques Cousteau Marine Park. The most incredible coral reefs I've seen to date. We dove and snorkel
UnderwaterJacquesCousteauPark
Underwater Jacques C...
2009-12-07, 89 images
This album contains photos of our passage from Nevis to Pidgeon Island, Guadeloupe on December 4, 2009. Along the way, we passed the small island
PassageToGuadeloupe
Passage to Guadeloupe
2009-12-04, 74 images
Sightseeing at Nevis on Tuesday and Wednesday. Hamilton Museum and our taxi tour around the island.
NevisSightseeing
Nevis sightseeing
2009-12-02, 46 images
Pictures from our sailing passage from St. Barts to Nevis - TahinaExpedition.com
PassageToNevis
Passage to Nevis
2009-12-01, 31 images
Tahina's Passage to and visit to St. Barts.
StBarts
St Barts
2009-11-29, 51 images
A rock outcropping near Gustavia called Gros Ilets is a nice place to snorkel (or shallow dive). Here's some underwater shots I took while snorkli
UnderwaterStBarts
Underwater St. Barts
2009-11-28, 15 images
A few shots of our visit in St. Martin. There are other photos in nearby albums.
StMartin
St. Martin
2009-11-25, 11 images
Photos from our passage from North Carolina to St. Martin
StMartinPassage
StMartinPassage
2009-11-22, 67 images
StMartinPassage2
StMartinPassage2
2009-11-21, 28 images
20091114
2009-11-14
2009-11-13, 3 images
Did some safety drills on Tahina - these photos show a "Man" overboard drill. The man was a lifevest in this case.
SafetyDrills
Safety Drills
2009-11-03, 7 images
How Tahina will capture aerial photography from a kite. Shows equipment and first attempts at flying the system.
KiteAerialPhotography
Kite Aerial Photography
2009-10-08, 35 images
Shots from Beaufort anchorage and the passage from Beaufort to Carolina Beach on October 4th
PassageOctober4
Passage October 4
2009-10-04, 12 images
Final stages at the boatyard. Painting, waxing, results!
October1Boatyard
October 1 Boatyard
2009-10-02, 18 images
Showing prop work, hull cleaning
BoatyardSeptember29
Boatyard September 29
2009-09-30, 8 images
Finished SSB, Satcom, and washer/drying almost done.
BoatyardSeptember24
Boatyard September 24
2009-09-24, 6 images
Progress on SSB, Washer/Dryer, etc.
BoatyardSeptember23
Boatyard September 23
2009-09-23, 18 images
Work on Tahina at the boatyard. Includes shots from the mast.
BoatyardSeptember17
Boatyard September 17
2009-09-17, 14 images
Photos from our trip to deliver Tahina to Beaufort for haul-out. Stop at Cape Lookout for a day. Will geotag later.
2009SeptemberBeaufortTrip
2009-September Beauf...
2009-09-12, 39 images
New Rocna anchor for Tahina (40kg/88 lbs), and 400 feet of chain put in anchor well. So focused on the task at hand, I forgot to take pictures dur
NewAnchor
New Anchor
2009-09-06, 8 images
Pig Pickin' Party at Joyner Marina
JoynerMarinaParty
Joyner Marina Party
2009-08-15, 33 images
MoonInGoogleEarthEvent
Moon in Google Earth...
2009-07-20, 18 images
A few pictures of our trip back to Carolina Beach
FirstSummerSailPart3
First Summer Sail - ...
2009-06-26, 9 images
We sailed Tahina up to Beaufort and Cape Lookout as our first summer sail.
FirstSummerSailPart2
First Summer Sail - ...
2009-06-25, 33 images
A few photos from our first official summer sailing. We sailed from Carolina Beach to Cape Lookout, North Carolina
FirstSummerSailPart1
First Summer Sail - ...
2009-06-21, 21 images
Went for a daysail and as usual put out some lines. Only, this time we had a nice catch! Beautiful Mahi Mahi bull...42 inches in length.
FishCatch
FishCatch
2009-06-15, 7 images
Sample of photos taken at wedding of Captain Tim and Jessica.
MarinaWedding
Marina Wedding
2009-06-14, 16 images
Shots of the new spray dodger for Tahina installed
SprayDodger
SprayDodger
2009-06-07, 4 images
A sample of the beauty of Yann Arthus-Bertrand's movie HOME. See more at: http://www.home-2009.com/
HOMEScreenshots
HOME Screenshots
2009-06-05, 11 images
Photos showing removal and installation of new jib halyard. Several shots of Frank going up Tahina's mast.
JibHalyardProject
JibHalyardProject
2009-05-30, 13 images
Daysail with Dad - broke the jib halyard
2009May13Sail
2009May13Sail
2009-05-15, 9 images
Sightseeing and backpacking in Tucson with friends.
Arizona2009
Arizona2009
2009-05-03, 201 images
VideoRayOpening
VideoRayOpening
2009-04-13, 8 images
Just a day sail on a nice sunny day off the coast of North Carolina. We went out Carolina Beach Inlet, and back in at Masonboro Inlet (near Wright
Sailing30March2009
Sailing 30-March-2009
2009-03-30, 7 images
Last leg from Miami. Charleston, SC to Carolina Beach, NC
CharlestontoCarolinaBeach
CharlestontoCarolina...
2009-02-20, 14 images
Third leg from Miami. Florida to South Carolina.
StAugustineToCharleston
StAugustineToCharleston
2009-02-16, 9 images
LeavingMiami
LeavingMiami
2009-02-14, 14 images
Pictures mostly while at anchor during the Miami Boat Show.
MiamiBoatShow2009
Miami Boat Show - 2009
2009-02-12, 14 images
Trip from St. Augustine to Miami, John as Crew
MiamiPassage
Miami Passage
2009-02-08, 20 images
Pictures from our sailing passage from St. Marys, Georgia to St. Augustine, Florida
PassageStAugustine
Passage St. Augustine
2009-02-05, 11 images
August 13-17, 2008 Passage delivering our new boat from Bahamas to Beaufort, NC
BahamasPassage
Bahamas Passage
2008-08-17, 22 images
A photo tour of "Tahina" - a St. Francis 50 Sailing Catamaran
TahinaPhotoTour
Tahina Photo Tour
2008-06-26, 39 images