Category: Dominica

Its not always what it says on the tin…….

    To start, as we hope we don’t go on….I have to report two broken bits since leaving Grenada. Yes, we have left and I will be coming on to that later. Anyway, our first broken bit was our computer which is also why this post has been delayed. Why it broke we don’t …

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Southbound to St. Lucia

It always seems to take a few days following friend’s departure to get back into the full swing of life aboard with its laundry and shopping trips and chandlery and jobs and so, even when we went into Marigot five days later to clear out of St. Martin, we were still in holiday mode and …

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Welcome to Paradise

Anticipating a ten to twelve hour sail from Martinique to Dominica, we opted for an early start and duly weighed anchor at 4.15am. As expected, whilst we remained in the lee of Mount Pelée, the wind was variable in both strength and direction and we therefore motor sailed for the first hour and a half. …

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