Monthly Archives: January 2014

North Sound Virgin Gorda

After spending a night at the laid-back Cooper Island resort on a mooring, we moved the rest of the way up to North Sound.  We passed by the Baths in the morning but didn’t stop as the red flag for … Continue reading

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Back to the BVI

Yesterday (Saturday), we left Salt Pond Bay on St. John and headed to Roadtown to clear in.  Afterwards, we thought we would just pop over to Peter island and anchor at either Great Harbor or Little Harbor or Deadman’s Bay … Continue reading

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Lazy days

We have stayed here in Salt Pond bay.  Yesterday, we hiked back up to Ram’s Head – the point at the southeastern tip of St. John and played on the beach.  In the evening, we attended a ranger program on … Continue reading

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Hiking and making Conch fritters

We’ve been hiking and diving for conch.  Yesterday we found a lot of large, full-size conch.  We kept the three largest and sent the others back to grow even more.  Several of those were over the legal size limit too. … Continue reading

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Back underwater at Lameshur Bay

We are back underwater at Great Lameshur Bay.  Had a nice swim with a huge permit and a hawksbill turtle.  Good fun.

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Moving east

We are moving east bit by bit.  On Saturday, we made the small jump to Whistling Cay which is by Francis Bay.  We tried to get in at Waterlemon Cay one bay over, but the moorings were full.  The snorkeling … Continue reading

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Correcting the clocks

For proper navigation, we need to know the accurate time.  This is a centuries old challenge. The solution took place in Greenwich, UK just outside of London.  So, what could be a better way to check our clocks on the … Continue reading

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