Tales

Motoring 20back 20to 20town wuarmr
Posted on May 26

The Marquesas-Part 2 (Bays of Nuku Hiva)

Marqueses


DANIELS BAY

This place is magical! The entrance to the bay is through a narrow pass, along side steep cliffs. Once you're inside the anchorage is calm and protected from most wind and waves. We took a 5 hour (RT) hike along an ancient road of...

Anaho 20bay ttrfrn
Posted on May 19

The Marquesas - Part 1

Marqueses

It’s been 3 weeks since we dropped anchor in Taiohea Bay, Nuku Hiva on April 9th. Our time here has been one of transition; from being a 3 person to a 2 person crew, from the busyness of our preparations in Mexico to the ease of the South Pacific,...

Selfie 20on 20the 20bow yfy4mj
Posted on Apr 09

Notes from the Pacific Crossing

Pacific Ocean Crossing

WEEK 1-DEPARTURE AND DRIFTING

A month at sea, that’s what it became. We departed La Paz Mexico on March 9th at 12pm and dropped anchor in Nuku Hiva on April 9th at 2am. Two days prior our friend, Andrea, arrived from New Orleans to accompany us on...

Marina 20people izdwyz
Posted on Mar 04

Marina People

Mexico

We have been "living" at Marina Costa Baja in La Paz, Mexico for the past 2 months.  We aren't marina people though, hell we're barely sailors. I say that we're barely sailors because what we really are is adventurers.  We've rafted the...

Trash 20talk sr2pu8
Posted on Feb 14

Trash Talk

John and I do our best to minimize consumption and waste.  At our home in Oregon, we recycle, we compost, and we repurpose. It's pretty easy.  But when you live on a boat you become more aware of how much trash and recycling you create...