Update from the Infirmary

There have been a few times over the past week where I've said to myself, "I'm never going sailing again!" I know, not what you'd typically hear from my thoughts on sailing. I've been sick over the past 3 years while sailing, but I've never experienced Dingue Fever and sailing before and it is a … Continue reading Update from the Infirmary

Ilha Dos Lencois and Dengue Fever!

We arrived at Ilha dos Lencois a couple of days ago. It's quite a cool little place to come escape the weather and just chill in a sea river, giving us a break from the nightly watches for a couple of days. We came in and the dept was about 3-4 meters, and this is … Continue reading Ilha Dos Lencois and Dengue Fever!

Back in the Saddle Again

Today is the second day back on the boat, but the first day back on the ocean.  It’s been great being back on the water.  We left Cape Town around 10 am and are sailing towards Namibia, about a 4-day passage.  All three of us have had bouts of seasickness at various levels as we … Continue reading Back in the Saddle Again

Moving On From Bazaruto, Mozambique

We enjoyed out stay in Bazaruto, but a weather window opened up going south, so we decided to take it. We got on the road today around 1 pm, sailing and motoring through the rest of the chain of islands near Bazaruto, eventually coming out into the ocean. There were a few dicey moments where … Continue reading Moving On From Bazaruto, Mozambique