Category Archives: Belize Rally

Arrived In Belize For The Last Day Of The Rally

Usually one of the downsides to taking part in a Rally is that there is a schedule, some tighter than others. Fortunately this one gave us a lot of freedom whilst in the Guna Yala and throughout the second leg … Continue reading

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Swimming With Whale Sharks And Dolphins

Utila must be a lucky island as we have all managed to tick off a few firsts in the few days we’ve been here. 15 of us paid just 33 pounds each for a 2 tank dive which lasted nearly … Continue reading

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On To Roatan & Utila

Apparently it is difficult to clear out of Roatan due to their focus on the cruise ship passengers, so we were advised to head to Utila to clear out instead. On Wednesday we had decided to leave for Roatan, 30 … Continue reading

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Wonderful Time In Guanaja

This must go on our list of favourites, very near the top. The anchorage at El Bight is scenic and has provided us with excellent holding throughout some very windy nights. Ashore there are only a few beautiful houses nestling … Continue reading

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Longer Passage Than Planned

Leaving Providencia just after daybreak with ‘Oystermist’ and ‘Shamal’, we were followed an hour or so later by ‘Echo’, ‘Harmonie’, ‘Milpat’ and finally ‘Suzie Too’. The logic was that the faster 4 boats would catch up with us by dusk … Continue reading

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Time To Move On – Too Soon

Fortunately or unfortunately, depending on your viewpoint, a good weather window has appeared for leaving tomorrow. We have managed to explore a lot of Providencia but there are a few more things we would have liked to have had time … Continue reading

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Rob’s Bucket List – Visiting Isla Providencia

Having read too many books about pirates, Rob’s dream of visiting Captain Morgan’s hangout in Providencia came true this week. Although we have anchored in many bays where pirates went before us and even dived on ‘Morgan’s Fingers’ last week … Continue reading

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Tour Of San Andrés In A Bright Red Jeep

We had thought about heading to Providencia on Wednesday but wanted to see more of life here first and continue buying things we need in their excellent shops. You can get almost anything here, including boat equipment in the hardware … Continue reading

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Fantastic Welcome To San Andrés

Although we are just 110 miles east of Nicaragua, it feels as if we are back in Colombia with the lovely people and warm welcome and of course we are back in Colombia really. They are so glad to see … Continue reading

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Fast Trip To San Andrés

The trip of 218 nautical miles took us 31 hours on a fast passage with 2 reefs in the main and between 2 and 1 in the genoa until the last few miles when we had full genoa and were … Continue reading

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