Monthly Archives: August 2013

Turning Around and Saildrive Issue

While Palau Perhentian is a pretty place, it is also crazy busy with tourism. There were water taxis going by like flies all day long. The island near us had several small “resort” hotels and lots of little cafes and … Continue reading

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Palau Redang and Photos

[NOTE: This post was supposed to go out a few days ago on 12-August. I don’t know why it didn’t publish.] We have had a wonderful week at Palau Redang. Karen and I enjoyed being able to go to the … Continue reading

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Busy Day

First thing in the morning I spent a couple of hours processing photos and writing a blog post about our stay at Palau Redang. Woke up Karen at 8 AM to prepare to depart and make our way to Palau … Continue reading

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Former Crew Arrive to Tahina

Back in 2010, we recruited on the Internet for some crew to aid us in our long passages across the Pacific to French Polynesia. We had several interesting candidates, but it was a young couple from Florida that got our … Continue reading

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Arrival at Palau Redang

We had heard good things about Palau Redang as an anchorage location, so we picked it for the spot we would be when our guests, Jason and Lara, visit. On Sunday, we left the marina and motored in very light … Continue reading

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Made it to KT

Our main goal during the last week was to sail from Puteri Harbor in Johor, Malaysia up to Kuala Terrenganu (known as KT for short). KT is the larges city in the state of Terrenganu, and the capital, and has … Continue reading

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Tahina Visits LeuCat

We spent a full day making our way as far north and to the mainland of the east side of the Malaysia peninsula. We were just north of the port of Kuantan as sunset approached. We had an hour or … Continue reading

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