Thanks everyone for your love, support and well wishes over the past few weeks. We don’t receive blog comments at sea but we had a total blast reading them all last night once we were connected to wifi.
Don’t miss the video at the bottom…. More footage to follow in the coming weeks.
Captain crazy? Land Ho after 19 days at sea!
B & K
Look the equator!
Captain and Hydrovane
Majestic Nuku Hiva
More rain gear
Do you see the faces?
Ben disposes of it
B & K again!
Anchor down…. Beers!
Ben tethered in
Sarah and Will get in on the sat phone call
On shore for the first time in 19 days. Ben holding all the plastic from the trip.
Navigating into the bay to join 20 other boats anchored… ALL European
Catching up on blog comments (we don’t get them at sea!)
Sunset #4… or maybe #5 or #6
Mita’z pizza in Punta Mita – night before we left
Ben and a pig
Best pizza in Banderas Bay!
Finally… land on the chart plotter!
Captain and his boat. Nice job, girl!
S & W
Ben and Katy… departure sunset
Sleeping under the dodger
Shower time for Sarah
Katy taking pic of flying fish that jumped down the hatch
ITCZ reality – bikini and rain jacket
Katy cooking in the galley
B & K on watch
Gold coins to Netpure
Another chick pea salad coming up
Squall coming up
Will et Sarah
Sunset and swim trunks
Muffin madness… what happens when it takes 2 hrs to make 6 muffins
Pineapple upside down cake
Ben et Katy…
Large wine servings at dinner
Calling home post proposal
Can’t beat these smiles
Family shower time!
Refilling the fuel tank. Not a fun job
Saiing along. We saw approx 5 freighters in the first two days
Sweet camera. Thanks Mum & Dad!
Real B-day… gross chocolate brownies
Sarah’s B-day… attempt #1
Land Ho!…. Morning of Day 19
Way too happy after finding fish in bed
Squalls rolling in
Departing Punta Mita… bye bye Mexico
Fuzzy GPS coordinates
Our paradise for today. INCREDIBLE!!!
FIRST STEPS BACK ON LAND FOR TEAM HYDROQUEST (low res due to wifi connection limitations…):