Archive | August, 2010

Pictures!

We've just arrived in Tonga after a mostly nice 4-day passage… lots of pictures uploaded to our Flickr stream to give visuals to our Suwarrow experience. Check em out! http://www.flickr.com/photos/giffordclan More later, once we get some sleep…

Suwarrow: paradise found

We're now en route to Tonga, and have time to reflect on the 10 days we spent at Suwarrow atoll. I have no doubt it's going to be one of the standout memories from our trek across the Pacific. Anchored in turquoise water, looking out at a palm-fringed islet, watching waves crash on the outer […]

Blissfully still

It started off really nicely, but the passage to Suwarrow turned out to be as uncomfortable as any of our more difficult days on the voyage between Mexico and the Marquesas. Most of the time the wind was straight behind us. This sounds great, doesn't it? Should go along with the whole "fair winds and […]

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