North

Our plan is to spend 2016 hurricane season in the northern Caribbean, so leaving Grenada was emotional. It was easy to fall in love with the country and the people and after spending 2 hurricane seasons there, it was sad to say goodbye. We had stayed the summer in St. George’s anchorage so we had…

Ste Anne, Martinique

We had a full night and day of more rain than I’d ever seen in the Caribbean in a 24 hour period. It was nonstop, pouring—not drizzling, not spitting, not misting, but downpour—starting at about 9 or 10 p.m.  and finally finishing by about that time the next night. The weather report showed this big…

We’re Getting A Puppy!

Well, Stan hasn’t agreed to this yet, so I’m introducing him to the idea now, here. We stayed two days off the southern coast of Martinique in a little town called Ste. Anne. Very cute town, good for tourists who want a lazy sort of town with a few nice restaurants and a nice little…

Life of Luxury?

We found a nice spot to anchor, so we stayed a while. The town of Anse Mitan is very small. Nothing of significance happened. Some days I come out from below deck and all I see is the wide expanse of ocean and it freaks me out. I think, where the hell is land?? It…

Adventures Everywhere!

It took us an extra day to get out of Dominica. We stopped at Dominica’s capital, Roseau, for a night. We would have stayed longer, but we couldn’t get the wifi to work and therefore couldn’t get weather data to determine when to cross the next passage. I liked Roseau. It’s a big, dirty city…