Category: Barbados

Bluggoe, Callalloo and Mangrove Oysters

8.00am on 19th Jan and it was up with the anchor and off to Port St. Charles for some duty free fuel [which you can get after clearing out] and the water tanks refilled. It was really good to get a proper supply of water on board. Filling jerry cans at the Yacht Club and/or …

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Life in Barbados

What is the world coming to? This is the second consecutive entry without mention of daring deeds and adventure on the high seas. Obviously we are beginning to live life according to “Siga Siga” and take things more slowly. But don’t despair yachting chums, I can’t actually manage to write without some reference to life …

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Christmas and New Year Bridgetown Style

It’s amazing what some decent sleep can do and how quickly a new land based life can establish itself resulting in soon forgetting the tribulations of the crossing. Not that one doesn’t remember enough to recount the juiciest moments with fellow yachties when sharing a few drinks. Well, if they have stories to tell then …

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