Sunday, December 9, 2018

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From Montserrat through the Grenadines

Leaving the less travelled islands behind us and preparing for a sail against the wind and the current, we started out early in the morning from Little Bay, Montserrat, hoping that we would reach...

Montserrat, a story about how mankind will survive

“On 18 July 1995, the previously dormant Soufrière Hills volcano, in the southern part of the island, became active. Eruptions destroyed Montserrat's Georgian era capital city of Plymouth. Between 1995 and 2000, two-thirds of...

Hiding on St. Kitts and St. Nevis

It was a wonderful sail and very hard to imagine that we were running away from bad weather and seeking shelter - but we were. The swells were finally coming towards us from the...

Saba, a visit to a big rock in the ocean

Last time I wrote, we were just about to decide whether the beautiful Anguilla should be the most Northerly point of our journey in the Caribbean. We have had a wonderful trip going north from...

Further North to St. Barth and St. Martens

The weather has been unsteady this season in the Caribbean, very windy and with changing and surprising direction. It is maybe so, but for us it has meant winds in the twenties and waves...