Monthly Archives: January 2017

Seamster for a Day

Well, part of a day at least. The storage bag that came with our dinghy we use to store the dinghy when we have it on deck.  The bag is of a reasonably functional design, but some of the materials were … Continue reading

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As Predicted…

It’s usually nice when the weather forecast you made your plans on turns out to be spot on, and that’s what we had yesterday and last night. We are in an anchorage that has pretty good protection all round.  To … Continue reading

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Other boats…

On our way from the marina in Nassau back to Bottom Harbor south of Rose Island, we were treated to an afternoon race of the Bahamian Sloops that I mentioned yesterday.  To be very technical about it (and I KNOW … Continue reading

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Change in Plans

After reviewing the weather forecast last night, we have had a change in our short term plans.  Weather for Sunday through Tuesday is supposed to be, in a word: Stinky. Thirty plus knots from the Northeast with rain. Rather than … Continue reading

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Touring and Work…

Today was a busy day, we spent our morning touring Potters Cay, the local market and wharf.  The picture below shows the towers of  the Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island (renamed from the less touristy label “Hog Cay”) in the … Continue reading

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In the Big City

We came into Nassau to give the sail to the sailmaker for its repair, to get Kevan his connection for his flight back to Florida, and to have a bit of contrast for a few days. The sail should be … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

We are bouncing around anchorages around New Providence Island, while avoiding the touristy kitsch of Nassau–at least for now. On Sunday afternoon we thought we had found a great place , except the ocean waves came around the point and … Continue reading

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