Tahiti, French Polynesia

Arrived Tahiti Sept 9th after another smooth ride in the trade winds.
It was interesting coming into such a populated island after so much time in more remote area. We anchored for free outside marina taina just a short bus into the city of Pape’ete, the capital of French Polynesia. Continue reading


July 13th to August 16th – Marquesas Islands Adventures: Hiva Oa, Tahuata, Ua Pou, and Nuku Hiva


First week in Marquesas – Hiva Oa:   click on any photo below to go to whole album or click here

Taahuku Bay is where we were anchored when we first arrived on July 13th. The overwhelmingly lush beauty of the islands was hard to take in all at once. The anchorage was tricky as there was some rolling swell and about 5 other boats in a tight skinny bay. Continue reading