Fakarava atoll, Tuamotus Archipelago, French Polynesia

August 16th after a spectacular morning paddle we were underway on course to Fakarava. We had great consistent winds the whole way moving 5-6kt. We caught a really nice dorado that dried beautifully in the sun. 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