Tag Archives: Diving

Blue Lagoon and Dive with Photos

After our visit to Sawa-i-Lau, we moved to the Blue Lagoon. This was a short 10 mile which took us past Turtle Island – which is home to a resort. There are actually several resorts in the area, including a … Continue reading

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Nanunanu Visit

After visiting Namenalala we traveled to the northern part of Viti Levu as a half-way point to the Yasawas. We had just planned to stop for a night and leave the next day. I mentioned earlier how we arrived to … Continue reading

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The Dragon’s Head Adventures

The island of Namenalala is shaped something like a dragon. Karen actually noticed it first when we were arriving the other day. We were moored near a rock on the west end, which we later found out is called “Dragon’s … Continue reading

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Namenalala Island

We left Cousteau a little before noon on Friday to sail to our next destination. It was a little over 20 miles, but and there was plenty of wind. About 20-25 knots. We got the sails up before rounding the … Continue reading

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Finished our Dive Course

Yesterday was our final day on the dive course. We passed! We also had a good time with three dives on our final day – including a night dive. Night dives are really awesome! We saw a lot more interesting … Continue reading

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Dive Course on World Oceans Day

Karen and I are taking a PADI Advanced Open Water dive course in Savusavu, Fiji right now. It’s particularly appropriate that we are spending a couple of days in the ocean, since today is World Oceans Day – a day … Continue reading

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Rainbow Reef

We have been having a great time at Viani Bay! We moved here on Thursday afternoon and arrived at the same time as s/v Stray Kitty and s/v Jackster. And s/v Gerarmar arrived the day before. Gerarmar had been to … Continue reading

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Niue Car Tour, Diving, and Whales

One of the big attractions to Niue is that it is a prime breeding area for whales. We were expecting to see a lot from all the stories we had heard. Yet, when we arrived we heard only a few … Continue reading

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About the weekend, leaving St. Barts for Nevis, photos added

On Saturday we moved to Baie St. Jean which is the bay next to the airport. We anchored outside the bay near some cliffs with houses littering its sides. A beautiful location only good for anchoring when the winds are … Continue reading

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