Monthly Archives: January 2010

Photos of Tahina Under Sail

As mentioned in yesterday’s post, we went for a sail yesterday to make some fresh water with our watermaker. As we were arriving back to Bequia, a guy in a rubber dinghy started taking photos of us under sail. This … Continue reading

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Good Time Ends with Sobering Moment

On Friday afternoon, two good things happened with deliveries: The pump part we’ve been waiting on for two weeks (a maintenance kit needed for our primary fresh water pump), finally arrived. Naturally, I had a very frustrating time disassembling the … Continue reading

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New Plans for the Next Month

As mentioned in the last few posts, we’re spending some extra time in the Grenadines to await some shipments including a replacement laptop, and some pump parts. We also now need to wait either here or in Grenada for a … Continue reading

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Cruising Means Repairing Your Boat in Exotic Places

After exchanging e-mails and photos during the last two days of our broken furling unit, with the manufacturer – Profurl in France, they have offered to replace the unit under warranty. It’s good to know they stand behind their product. … Continue reading

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Photos from Bequia in the Grenadines

Here are some photos from Admiralty Bay in Bequia – the main anchorage of this beautiful island in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. When we arrived here on December 30th, the anchorage was crowded. Nearly 300 boats were here during … Continue reading

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Underwater Pictures from Dive in Bequia

Trying to catch up on some important events from the past couple of weeks. Shortly after the new year, I went on a scuba dive with Mark, the skipper from s/v Northfork. We went with Dive Bequia – one of … Continue reading

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Trip to Bequia More Adventure Than Wanted

We intended to go back north to Bequia this week to pick up some stuff we had shipped there. We ordered a maintenance kit to fix our leaky fresh water pump, and the new laptop will be coming hopefully later … Continue reading

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Petite Tabac 360 Panorama

I’ve mentioned Petite Tabac in recent posts. It’s a beautiful island located just outside the horseshoe reef protecting the main anchorage of the Tobago Cays – a marine park which is part of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Petite Tabac … Continue reading

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Paradise Lost For 24 Hours

On Friday, I went out and did some snorkeling at Tobago Cays and took some underwater photos. Back at the boat, I realized this was turning into a perfect day without a cloud in the sky. I took some photos … Continue reading

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Almost Paradise – The Grenadines

The southern Grenadines are home to some of the most idealic Caribbean scenery you can find. The highlight area is the Tobago Cays. A set of small islands with white sand beaches protected by a giant horseshoe reef. There’s nothing … Continue reading

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