Sopers hole, BVIs

Posted by on Dec 4, 2014 in blog | 5 Comments

Hooking up with friend Tom Echle. It’s great as he has a mate who is going help fix the dinghy that has a leak I have been unable to fix.

Stray dawgs in BVIs

Posted by on Nov 30, 2014 in blog | 7 Comments
Stray dawgs in BVIs

First night @ Saba rocks in virgin Gorda, BVIs The stray dawgs Crews from Flight plan – Vince and Ralph , ruffian – Ian and Fiona and Anahata – David Life is good

Arrived BVIs

Posted by on Nov 30, 2014 in blog | No Comments

Just a quick note to say Anahata has arrived safe and sound in Virgin Gorda, BVIs yesterday Thursday 27 November. I have just completed my first ocean 850 mile passage. Dreams do come true. Or as my mate Tara would say Wousa we made it. The last 18 hours were really interesting as one of ...

Bermuda to BVIs

Posted by on Nov 28, 2014 in blog | No Comments
Bermuda to BVIs

The engine was fixed in Bermuda by a genius of a mechanic from Sri Lanka. Its electronic shut-off switch has a solenoid that is activated but, unfortunately, the spring that pulled the switch back had become stretched and so did not pull back enough, resulting in the engine alway trying to shut down. As my ...

Rendez-vous with ROMPS

Posted by on Apr 11, 2007 in amanzi, blog, Voyage 1 | No Comments
Rendez-vous with ROMPS

Kim 04/11/2007, Leverick Bay, Virgin Gorda, BVI’s   While still in Toronto, in September 2005 (that was a while ago, now), I received my first of many emails from a new e-pal, Paul Diamond, a Canadian working at a school on a small Caribbean island in the British Virgin Islands (BVI’s). At that time, the ...