Author Archives: kathy

03-11-2019 – Baie Phaeton, Tahiti, French Polynesia

We find ourselves in a comfortable state, balanced between a boat-project work mode, beautiful natural surroundings, enough “civilization” that we aren’t wanting for much, and a small group of boaters that provide a bit of a social scene. We’ve entertained … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 03-11-2019 – Baie Phaeton, Tahiti, French Polynesia

02-10-2019 – Baie Phaeton, Tahiti, French Polynesia

Hello, friends! It’s been several months since we posted here, and we thought it was time for an update. 🙂 Our last post was from the Tuamotus in September. Below is a posting that was written up for October, but … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 02-10-2019 – Baie Phaeton, Tahiti, French Polynesia

09-30-2018 Fakarava, Tuamotu Islands, French Polynesia

We are currently anchored in a picture-postcard-perfect location at the southern edge of Fakarava, an atoll in the Tuamotu Islands of French Polynesia. The breezes are very light right now, and when we got up in the morning there wasn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 09-30-2018 Fakarava, Tuamotu Islands, French Polynesia

08-26-2018 – Taiohae, Nuku Hiva, French Polynesia

It’s hard to believe that another month has passed, and it’s time to send an update! We’re (back) in Taiohae Bay, starting to get ready for the next chapter of our adventures. We’ve received our long-stay visas, so we don’t … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 08-26-2018 – Taiohae, Nuku Hiva, French Polynesia

07-12-2018 – Taiohae, Nuku Hiva, French Polynesia

The Marquesas Islands of French Polynesia are a cruiser’s paradise. There are only 8 islands – and a handful of exposed rocks that we need to be careful of! – but each one seems to have its own personality. So … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 07-12-2018 – Taiohae, Nuku Hiva, French Polynesia

06-04-2018 – Omoa, Fatu Hiva, French Polynesia

We’ve (finally) arrived in the Marquesas! Hooray! Our trip took almost 2 exactly months (actually 57 days if you count from when we left Las Perlas, or 60 days if you count from when we left Panama City). That’s much … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 06-04-2018 – Omoa, Fatu Hiva, French Polynesia