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