Monthly Archives: December 2013

Christmas (Almost) at Christmas Cove

Happy Winter. On our way back to town (Charlotte Amalie) tomorrow, we stopped again at Christmas cove today for a festive day. We immediately jumped in and were welcomed by this guy under our boat. Then, we got busy on … Continue reading

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Whistling Cay and Cinnamon Bay

We’ve been exploring. First, we landed on Whistling Cay.  We toured the former guardhouse.  It was purportedly built or at least used during the period when Tortola had emancipation late 1830s/1840 and the Danish islands did not (until 1848).   Given … Continue reading

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Boat School

Math, Spanish, guitar, history and this: And, what could be better than making gingerbread in your bikini?

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In the water

There’s a lot to see underwater and in the water here. Then, these bonito decided to have a feeding frenzy all around our boat.  Remi and Anna put their feet in the water to add to the fun. Later, I … Continue reading

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St. John History

Today, we hiked over to the Annaberg plantation and sugar mill ruins.  The hike itself was beautiful with a salt pond and a wide variety of trees.  These mangroves were really a sight. We think that we yet again successfully … Continue reading

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Francis Bay, St. John, USVI

We moved yesterday from “town” on St. Thomas to St. John.  It was an easy motor upwind in 15-20 kts.  Here’s a view rounding Turtle Point on St. John looking towards the B.V.I. Francis Bay is part of the Virgin … Continue reading

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Lights Parade

After a day filled with errands, we helped Molto Bene set up for the lights parade.  The parade was a blast.

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