• Authentic Friends Photos Travel

    Just Pictures Again

    16,000 words worth of pictures. Fire Dancer The Barnacle Rally Tug-O-War Team. Winners! Local Luke winning the kids banana race Abby and Briley from SV Me Too Liz from SV Fandango and Abby splitting…

    June 28, 2017
  • Authentic Diving Fish On! Photos Travel

    Just pictures

    Nuku Hiva Sunset #170 Sunhat Briely getting her Haka on! Marqueses Flag Locals Prepping dinner Really big tree Nuku Hiva landfall Ron with the tutu The big one that got away Scattering Satchel’s ashes…

    June 20, 2017
  • Authentic Diving Fish On! Sailing Travel

    Checking In & Catching Up

    June 20, 2017

    Never mistake motion for action. Ernest Hemingway’s words that I choose to live by. I like planning and doing things, getting it done, not just going through the motions. However, writing this blog doesn’t fit into that. A fellow cruiser and I were having a conversation about the frequency of publishing on our respective blogs. She updates every few days, mine can go month between posts. I didn’t plan it that way. This blog is a way for us to…

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  • Travel

    Barra de Natividad

    One of the coolest towns on the Gold Coast of Mexico is Barra de Natividad. It has a great-protected inner bay that has a world-class marina. Its one of the few places I’d like…

    April 28, 2017
  • Friends

    Missing Crew Member!!!

    We lost a crewmember last month. Our friendly chocolate Labrador retriever, Satchel, suddenly had his heath deteriorate to the point of no return. Twelve years old when we started this trip, we knew at…

    April 21, 2017
  • Photos Travel

    San Blas Adventures

    Since pictures tell a thousand words each, here is a few thousand worth of San Blas!   Croc lurking 14 footer sleeping on the bank Swamp huts (old movie props) Terrapin Station Revisited Heron hanging…

    January 23, 2017
  • Photos Travel

    Mazatlan to Isla Isabela Passage

    A few pictures of what we’ve been seeing lately.  Iggy “It’s all ORGANIC” to quote Lisa Modern palm tree Isla Isabela fishermen’s homes. A sport boat amongst working boats Frigate Blue-footed Boobie. “Why can’t…

    January 16, 2017