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