Favorite Bahamas sites

Favorite Bahamas sites

Update and some stats… We are tied up in Highborne Cay Marina, near the top of the Bahamas Exumas Islands chain, waiting for the latest front to pass so we can proceed north. Weather calls the shots, as usual.  I was going through my daily journal to...
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The List

It’s taken more than a week of ticking tasks off of “the list” to prepare Cetacean for this last trip this season. Our insurance company insists: the boat must remain above 27 degrees north latitude during hurricane season. In  San Carlos, Sonora, on mainland...
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Visiting Islas San Benito

We are finally, finally in Mexico. It was hard to believe we’d arrived even while we checked in to the country at the Ensenada immigration and capitan de puerto office. Several days later, we picked up our zarpe (permission to leave port) and were given a...
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Predicting the Weather

Sailors have always needed to watch the weather so it should be no surprise that we have lots of weather related tools and books on board  to understand weather at sea before we set sail. Maybe ‘understand’ the weather is too literal. Maybe...