Tag Archives: Malacca

Real Sailing

The first two days of our second passage up the Straight of Malacca have really been nice. We have been traveling with s/v Totem, so we have some company, which is nice. Their boat is pretty quick, so our speeds … Continue reading

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Big Step Forward Big Step Back

A week ago Wednesday, we managed to quickly acquire the most critical system we needed to replace – our new Victron inverter charger. It was almost a miracle I managed to find the exact unit we needed in Singapore, and … Continue reading

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First Day Back Down Malacca Straights

On Tuesday, it was a hugely hectic day as we did all the remaining tasks for departure. A partial list (not in order) included: getting diesel fuel, a few more provisions, getting scuba tanks filled, getting our final awnings installed … Continue reading

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Sumatra First Night and Aborted Departure

We arrived yesterday afternoon after a slow hot day of motoring up the Malacca Straight. No major issues coming up – but we did see some small tree trunks in the water, and one medium one. We were warned there … Continue reading

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