Discovering New Caledonia

Before we sailed through the Havannah Pass and into the lagoon that surrounds “La Grande Terre” we’d heard very little about New Caledonia. The few people […]

Fitting Out

Readying a small boat for a Pacific crossing  (published December 2015) Outfitting a boat for an ocean crossing is no easy task. Like so many aspects […]

Kite Crosses the Indian Ocean

The southern Indian Ocean has a nasty reputation for strong winds, large seas and quickly changing weather systems  (published October 2015) At a chandlery in Langkawi, […]

Galapagos Cruising

How to navigate the various government agencies  (published September 2015) Every sailor, naturalist and even school kids have a vision of what the Galapagos is like. […]