Monthly Archives: January 2015

Day 25 – January 29, 2015 – Thursday – At Sea

At noon local time the temperature is 81 degrees, our position is 21 degrees, 3.65 minutes South and 167 degrees, 14.55 minutes W. and we are heading due west at 15 knots. We are 494 Nautical miles from Nukualofa, Tonga. … Continue reading

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Day 24 – January 28, 2015 – Wednesday – Rarotonga, Cook Islands

We arrived at Rarotonga at approximately 6:00 AM this morning and departed approximately 8:00 AM. After attempting to find a suitable tendering location for 1 ½ hours, the captain announced that due to high swells which he considered too hazardous … Continue reading

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Day 23 – January 27, 2015 – Tuesday – At Sea

Today is a sea day as we sail from Bora Bora to the Cook Island of Raratonga. We boarded two new guest speakers in Papatee and plan to attend both their lectures today. One is at 11:00 and one at … Continue reading

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Day 22 – January 26, 2015 – Monday – Bora Bora

We arrived in Vaitape, Bora Bora, French Polynesia about 7:00 AM and tendering began about 8:00. It was cloudy, but we were hopeful that the rain would hold off for a while. As we sailed into the bay to drop … Continue reading

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Day 21 – January 25, 2015 – Sunday Papeete, Tahiti

Today we are in the beautiful island of Tahiti and the weather is miserable… Oh well, you take what you get and make the most of it. As mentioned in yesterday’s blog we booked an excursion on the dock. There … Continue reading

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Day 21 – January 25, 2015 – Sunday Papeete, Tahiti

Today we are in the beautiful island of Tahiti and the weather is miserable… Oh well, you take what you get and make the most of it. As mentioned in yesterday’s blog we booked an excursion on the dock. There … Continue reading

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Day 19-20 – January 23&24 – Friday & Saturday – At Sea & Papeete , Tahiti

Friday, a sea day, was pretty lazy and routine. The only things out of the ordinary we did was watch the movie “The Bounty” with Mel Gibson & Anthony Hopkins at 2:00 PM. It was an appropriate film, considering we … Continue reading

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