There’s something about Antigua…

We arrived in Antigua at 7:30 p.m. on January 8, exhausted and wind burnt after a grueling 13-hour passage from Nevis. We had been warned that this passage was less than ideal, with tradewinds right on the nose for the 50 miles between the two islands. But we did it anyway. We were out of [...]

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Caribbean boating misadventures – St. Barts, St. Kitts and Nevis edition

There's a little bit of everything in this post, including drinks with Trudeau!

Ottawa-Antigua-St. Martin

Dear friends, It's been an interesting week and a half since we left Ottawa. We've laughed, we've cried and we've started drinking like proper sailors. But most importantly, we've seen our boat, i.e. our home for the next 10 months.  Because our flight to St. Martin was cancelled a month ago, WestJet offered to get [...]