Monthly Archives: May 2014

Good Bye Bermuda

Tuesday, May 27, 2014- We met with meteorologists at the Bermuda Weather Service who provided weather charts and advice for out crossing.  They also offered to provide us updates along the way.   What a fabulous service.  In addition we are … Continue reading

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CaRniVaL

Monday, May 26, 2014- We are in Bermuda, docked at the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club in downtown Hamilton.   Today is “Bermuda Day”, a public holiday that celebrates the country and is also their Carnival. It is a day of celebrating … Continue reading

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Crew Change

May 20-25, 2014- An early flight back to Bermuda and we were back on the boat just after noon.  All was well with the boat.  The rest of the week was spent doing boat projects in preparation for our Atlantic … Continue reading

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Boston for the Springtime

May 12-19, 2014 Back to reality with a trip back to Boston to see Sara’s family and get some home tasks done.  We arrived in Boston with spring in full bloom, a most special time to be in Boston; winter, … Continue reading

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Bermuda by Scooter

May 4-8, 2014- Sunday we walked around Hamilton to get some exercise after being boat bound for a week.  It was interesting to see a half dozen empty stores on Front Street.  Evidently Bermuda is a year behind the U.S … Continue reading

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Bermuda Passage: Arrival

Sat, May 3, 2014- Land ho!  About 7 am we had sight of land.  Bermuda was a beautiful sight with more altitude than we had seen in months.  As we got closer we enjoyed the traditional pastel Bermuda homes and … Continue reading

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Bermuda Passage: Days 1-5

April 27-May 2, 2014- By Sunday noon we were ready to go.  We released the lines, said goodbye to Provo and began our sail north.   As we passed between the reefs on the northern side of Provo a large squall … Continue reading

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