Crossing the Equator: Panama to The Galapagos

February 22-March 3 2022

We said goodby to Panama City Tuesday afternoon and motored through a sea of commercial traffic 7 miles to Isla Taboga. Taboga is a poplar beach community for Panamanians. Forgoing the beach I took a hot and humid hike to the top of the island with great views of the harbor watching freighters wait their turn for the canal.… Read more

Cartagena, Columbia-San Blas Panama to Shelter Bay

January 26-February 8 2022

The passage from Bonaire took 3 days and nights during which we had good winds and following seas averaging 7 knots. Beautiful sunsets 20 miles off the coast of Venezuela.

Leaving Bonaire with coast of Venezuela
Small rock islands 30 miles from coast, barely visible on Navionics until zoomed in
Caught and released a shark and Barracuda : no mahi 😫

The last night we had problems with our autopilot and hydro generator that forced us to slow during the night till we could get it sorted out in the morning.… Read more