We’re off towards the Marquesas: 3000 miles of ocean passage, with light winds expected in the first 1000 miles. We expect to arrive around the end of March (touch wood!).  

GALAPAGOS, at last!

The 900-mile passage from Las Perlas islands to Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz island, has been much slower than anticipated, due to very light winds coupled with a strong adverse current. The sailing has also featured frequent, very heavy rainstorms that always left us soaking-wet: we missed a lot our sprayhood, destroyed in the knock-over of last month. Finally, motoring with … Continua a leggere