An underwater intro to Nosy Be, Madagascar

Shakedown in the Shumigans

On a rainy last day of April we set sail from Sand Point on Popof Island to Nagai Island. On our way out, not far from Egg island in the Unga Strait, three grey whales approached the boat to wish us fair winds. The shakedown proved useful: we discovered the watermaker had some leaks and … Sigue leyendo Shakedown in the Shumigans

Cocos (Keeling) to Rodrigues

With another sailing adventure on the horizon (from Sand Point, Alaska to Petropavlovsk Kamchatka), I again find myself full of unfinished material I've been meaning to publish on this blog, such as video, photos and stories from my Indian Ocean crossing. As a first step in this effort, here is some footage taken from Cocos … Sigue leyendo Cocos (Keeling) to Rodrigues

Sailing «Un Jour»  

Cocos (Keeling), Australia

Five days on a deserted island, doing some repairs, scrubbing the hull, exploring, relaxing.

Cruzando el Océano Índico; Bali a Cocos.

El comienzo de una aventura, 8 días en alta mar, 1152 millas náuticas, lluvia londinense, olas moderadas, vientos fuertes, pesca, sol, inmensidad azul...