Travel Blogs from West End
... the rum punches are catching up with us! An early morning wake up call with the cruisers net kicking in at 7.30 to remind us we are back on board and lots happening. Our Bimini extension is still not in place despite the canvas man having had a whole month to do it so we spend some time tracking him down and reminding him we are leaving very soon! Meanwhile a dinghy to sell and a freezer to buy and davits to construct- busy ...
... The guy started calling names and saying people had roommates, so I was getting nervous again because I really just wanted to be alone and relax, but I guess I have a good position on the ship, because I didn’t have a roommate, and my room was really nice! After a really long day, of traveling, I went to bed. But that wasn’t the end of it.
When I woke up in the morning I couldn’t believe how ...
... the Maitre D! Giant prawns for main and for a change half decent soup. The girls Heaven Salad again defies its name, admittedly Salad from Hell doesn't probably sell. Up on the aft deck we watch a fantastic film show advertised as Moonshine Movie. It is full moon tonight and they show a 45 minute movie of life on the Clipper ships rounding Cape Horn in the 30's narrated by the film maker now in his 90's. we have seen the same movie when sailing around SA on Evohe but great ...
... another bottleneck. There were so many boats rounding that mark as we approached it that we didn’t even see it until it was close – when enough boats got out of our line of sight. But there was no doubt of where it probably was--we had the waypoint on the chartplotter and we’d been around it in the opposite direction twice before with our electronic bread crumb trail showing our previous tracks.
Then it was back upwind ...
... for me before I left – the best kind of souvenier.
Laurent and I had made 9:00 dinner plans, so I met him right on time at the lolos. After greeting, the first thing he said to me was ‘what did you do to your hair?’ I don’t think he meant it in a bad way, it didn’t seem like it at least; language barrier I thought to myself, but regardless, I said ‘something different.’ We caught up on our last ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet