Author Archives: don

WOW!..what else can I say..

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 […]

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Dingy Adventure!

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 […]

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Tongan Life!

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 […]

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TONGA! and Comms Nightmare!

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 […]

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