So, can you tell that we’ve been having fun? Sorry folks, too much fun to sit and write blogs but I guess now we have to at least try to get you up to date before we head out again.
From the Tuamotus we had a wonderful sail toTahiti, except
Yahoo! Moored at Anse Amyot in time for Sundowners! You all remember what they are, right? Alcoholic beverages enjoyed at the end of the day; they are especially enjoyed after a long or hard passage but
Leaving the Marquesas was a several step process for us.
Provision the boat and say goodbye to friends in Taiohae where most of our time was spent.
Sail eastish to Baie des Controlleur, anchor in Hooumi to do laundry and top up with delicious well water.
Re-anchor at Hakapaa
Finally we made the big trip to the island of Ua Pou (Wah-Poe). It’s only 29 nm from Nuku Hiva and the angle of sail is usually perfect in both directions which is really so rare as most cruisers can attest to but word is that the anchorages aren’t comfortable unless