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Another Weather Window Approaching

A nice calm spell is forecast for Wednesday and Thursday with the winds picking up again on Friday, so we are very much hoping that we can clear out tomorrow and head out towards Cabo San Antonio around lunchtime Wednesday. … Continue reading

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Not Cuba Bound Quite Yet

A short weather window has arrived after a nasty front passed through the area on Monday. The wind suddenly clocked around to the northwest and we had a bouncy night with the waves coming directly into the anchorage and through … Continue reading

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Life In The Rio Dulce – 5 Years On

Today it is 5 years since Beyzano sailed out of Falmouth harbour in Cornwall and headed across Biscay to Spain. It was the start of our big adventure and the realisation of a long held dream. Looking back it was … Continue reading

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Luxurious Week Marina Bound In Placencia, Belize

Our luxurious week has come to an end but on the plus side, Beyzano hasn’t looked so clean and shiny for a long time. We scrubbed her, polished her and washed everything, despite the cost of the water here and … 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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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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Christmas Winds!

Decision made and Curacao for Christmas it is.  We sadly left Bonaire on Tuesday morning just before 0800, just as our friends on ‘Joy of Shamrock’ arrived.  At least they were able to take the mooring next to us.  Our … Continue reading

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Boarded By Customs But We Are 126 Miles Further East

We cleared out at the airport in Culebra on Sunday and moved around to the lovely Bahia De Almodovar which is just behind a reef for the last night. It was beautifully calm and being a Sunday, quiet with just … Continue reading

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Donuts & Decisions (Or Lack Of)

Still enjoying Deshaies too much to leave! We feel very safe here, as we did in Antigua and Anguilla. A measure I use is whether any boat boys or vendors come out to the boat to try to sell something. … Continue reading

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Botanical Gardens In Guadeloupe

This morning a full telephone conversation in French was had and a car did turn up to give us a lift to the Botanical Gardens at the top of the hill. Still not 100% sure the car was the one … Continue reading

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