Goodbye Barefoot Life

Yesterday we sold Barefoot Life. It should have been a sad day for me, but the reality is that I said goodbye in late December, 2016, when we left our beautiful home on the water in Nanny Cay, Tortola, BVI. I remember looking back from the taxi knowing it would be the last time I…

St. Thomas and St. John

From Culebrita we sailed about 4 hours to St. Thomas, USVI. Normally this can be a pretty rough crossing and you really need to wait for a good weather window to go back to the USVI. You are sailing into the swell so there is a lot of bouncing and spray as you pound through…

Culebrita and turtles

We left Culebra and motored about 2 hours to a little cove in Culebrita. The trip was a little rough, but we didn’t lose anyone or anything overboard so I guess it could have been worse. Culebrita is a small deserted island on the east side of Culebra. There is an abandoned lighthouse at the…

The great St. John

We have been at Great Lameshur Bay on St. John for almost a week now (and I am posting this a little late since this is the first time we’ve actually had good internet so I can post to the blog). It’s a great little bay, very quiet with no road noise or ambient light.…