Well the internet is still a big issue and the weather has been very ordinary with most boats now spending the last month hiding from it…we are one of them.in the last five weeks we have had about three good days but looks like it may be changing for the better…at last. The meetings continue […]
Amit and Kylie did a training dive and a few days later, Amit did a check dive with Grant from a neighbouring boat..he had not dived for two years.
WOW!..interesting times..We have been hiding from the weather a bit as 20 to 35kt winds seem to prevail. Amit did not do the big Walker sailing expedition, as the weather was no good, but Kylie and he took off the next day and had some fun over on Fafa island. They had challenges getting off […]
Amit and Kylie off on their first sail. They returned about 25 minutes later, laughing hard, with the boat half full of water!
I found the “HOT” internet connection at “Café Escape” in Nuku Alofa, so life is looking up again…we are hiding from the wind now as it is 20-30kts with rain squalls around…Kylie and Amit flashed up the Walker dingy and we have all put it through it’s paces. Amit wanted to take off on an […]
Well, we are moving into Tonga style now, which is OK..I have calmed down and accepted the slow internet as a way of life, but have no idea how business survives? When the people are so nice and the surroundings relaxed, things are not so bad. There have been some real changes here in the […]
Departed Fiji Monday7th at 1700hrs after a last look at Cloudbreak. That night strong 25kt headwinds and three mtr seas..continuing all tue. and that night up to 38kts on the nose. thunder and Lightning , yes it was ugly with ICE’s bow lifting up and down 5 mtrs or more and very black nights till […]
Saturday and Sunday spent cleaning hull, Weather has dropped now, forecast is good. Amit spent nearly four minuites on the bottom looking up at the BIG moon!! Four dives and the prop is shining..caught 7 Squid for dinner…all happy!..on our way with a short look at CloudBreak….?.Don