Tagged: sailing

Building a New Rudder

While adrift in the Atlantic we had to build a new rudder so we could keep moving forward.  It was an incredibly big project and even though cumbersome to steer, it worked and was...

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The Baths/Devil’s Beach, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands (photos)

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The Baths are a series of pools created by large granite boulders. It is a 20 minute walk through the shoreline boulder field to reach Devil’s Beach which is the epitome of Caribbean beaches....

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Guadalupe Island (photos)

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We only stopped at Guadalupe for one night to take a break while motoring from St Lucia to St Martin. We were only on land long enough to have dinner but it looked like...

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St Lucia Photos

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    On the ride from the Airport at a bar overlooking the bay.
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    On the ride from the Airport at a bar overlooking the bay.
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    On the ride from the Airport at a bar overlooking the bay.
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    On the ride from the Airport at a bar overlooking the bay.
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    My "Welcome to St. Lucia" present from my driver. Piton Beer is made on the island and availble everywhere.
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    Overlooking Castries City
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    Overlooking Castries City
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    Overlooking Castries City
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    The view from the boat.
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    Checking out the marina
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    Preparing to visit the boats to offer fresh goods.
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    One of the many super yachts in the Caribbean.
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    Preparing to visit the boats to offer fresh goods.
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    My home for the next 2 months
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    Grocery shopping - yachtie style.
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    Grocery shopping - yachtie style.
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    Grocery shopping - yachtie style.
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    At anchorage watching the rain over the city.
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    Sunset at anchor.
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    Goodbye St Lucia!

St. Lucia is where I started my two-month sailing trip across the Atlantic.  Read more about this phase of my trip here.

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