March 10, 2018 Saturday We made safely to Luperon, Dominican Republic after an uneventful 3 night passage. We’ve been here a week already and not eager to leave anytime soon. Our friends on Tookish whom we are buddy boating with arrived yesterday from the Turks. The next weather window looks like next Thursday to head … More Not so Pooperon
January 11, 2018 Last blog written was in August, 5 long months ago. Three and a half months were spent in the boat yard in Ft. Pierce, in the heat of summer. Most everyone we know followed that progress on our Facebook pages, so I won’t elaborate here. During that time I also had tendon … More Gone again!
August 24, 2017 We have been on the hard for a week already, we expect of be here about a month. This was a planned haul out to get the new arch and walkway installed. It was also time for maintenance on the saildrives, and we needed to replace the rudder bearing and housing we … More Ft. Pierce on the hard
Friday, June 23, 2017 Feels like Deja vu sitting at the helm 12,000 plus feet of water, full sails up, crossing an ocean. We couldn’t have asked for a better day, scattered cotton ball clouds across a blue sky meeting on the horizon with the deep blue sea. We left the Abacos at 6am into … More Sailing to the USA
June 20, 2017 Yes, I know its been months since I last posted. We have been very busy…..adjusting to the fulltime cruising lifestyle. This means we’ve been busy meeting lots of new people, exploring new places, learning lots of stuff about our lifestyle. We have been hanging out at various islands in the Abacos since … More We’re still here!
Tuesday, February 21st Grrrr….if this doesn’t work this time I’m taking a break from it for a few days. This is now my third try to get this post completed, I have no idea where the completed first one went. The second try I thought I was deleting a small section and it ended up … More Second try….nope third try.
Sunday-January 22, 2017 We’ve been in the Bahamas nearly 3 weeks, been stuck in places because of weather. But this time looks to be different for a few days. We are expecting winds to be 50-60knts (1 knot = 1.2 mph), water spouts and 10-13’seas outside our safe anchorage. Other boats having been arriving constantly … More Georgetown, Exumas, Bahamas
January 9, 2017 Well kind of. This is meant two ways: back from our around the world trip and back to our lonely blog. We arrived back in he states October 24th in Orlando, got a rental car then headed to or friends Glenn and Amy’s home. We arrived late but never too late to … More We’re back!
Should have posted this months ago. Wednesday-September 14th Today we checked out of our AirBnb, called an Uber then headed for the airport. We had to be checked out by noon, our flight isn’t until 5pm, the drive to the airport would be about an hour or so. Our Uber driver picked us up about … More Phuket, Thailand
Wednesday August 17, 2016 Today we arrived back in Germany, we flew from London to Memmingen where our niece picked us up. We had expected to head directly back to her home, but she had other plans. She packed a nice lunch and we headed to a beautiful garden to enjoy it. Years ago in … More Not enough time