Category Archives: 2016

Caribbean: Heading north

November 30 marked the official end of the hurricane season and after Hurricane Matthew, I’m glad we decided to stay further south.¬†But after five months – half of which we worked hard; the other half we hardly worked – it’s … Continue reading

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What’s in Store Bay, Tobago?

From the beach I watch the brightly painted glass bottom boat ‘Cool Runnings’ carry punters to the popular Buccoo Reef and Nylon Pool. Pumping from its speakers I feel the pulse of Bob Marley’s voice “One love, one heart, Let’s … Continue reading

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Charlotteville, Tobago

Early October we made the move to Tobago from the main island of Trinidad; of course with prevailing easterly winds we knew we’d have to motor-sail to get there. While Wayne stayed aboard Blue Heeler monitoring the closeness of anchored … Continue reading

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Another week in paradise…

Under a self-imposed moratorium from jobs aboard Blue Heeler, we took the opportunity of the good holding at Prickly Bay to go ashore and see a bit of the island.¬†Grenada, located at the bottom of the Caribbean islands, is 34kms … Continue reading

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Just another week in paradise…

After almost three months preparing our floating home for the coming sailing season, the time to depart Power Boats at Chaguaramas in Trinidad was upon us. All had gone well with the work we’d done and we were both keen … Continue reading

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