1993 California and Mexico
1994 Mexico, Hawaii, Palmyra, Kirabiati, Samoa, Tonga,
North Minerva Reef, New Zealand (six months in the
Bay of Islands)
1995 New Zealand, South Minerva Reef, Fiji, Vanuatu,
New Caledonia, Coral Sea Reefs, Australia. (10
months on the Queensland Coast; mostly The
Whitsunday Islands and The Great Barrier Reef)
1996 Australia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands,
Ontong Java, Kosrae (Micronesia)
1997 Micronesia: Kosrae,Phonapai,Puluwat, Guam
1998 Guam , Rota, Tinian, Saipan (Marianas).
Working in Guam for 18 months.
1999 West Fayu, Olimaru, Ulithi, Yap, Palu, Philippines,
Hong Kong; 6 months in Hong Kong working as
private English tutors.
2000 Philippines (Palawan), Borneo, Singapore, Malaysia
Thailand (up the Malacca Strait)
2001 Thailand, Andaman Islands (India), Down the Malacca Strait
to Malaysia, Singapore, and The Gulf of Thailand.
2002 Singapore, Malaysia, Up the Malacca Strait again to
Thailand. Then onward to Sri Lanka, Maldives, The Chagos
Archipelago, Seychelles, Tanzania (Dar Es Salaam,
Zanzibar,Pemba), Kenya (Mtwapa, Lamu).
2003 Tanzania (off shore islands mostly), Comoros,
Mayotte, Madagascar, South Africa
2004 South Africa, St. Helena. Ascension , St Peter and
Pauls Rock (Brazil), Devils Island, Trinidad, Grenada, St. Vincent
and the Grenadines (Tobago Cays), St Lucia, Martinique, Dominica,
Guadalupe, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Martin, British
Virgin Islands, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and finally Florida.
2005 Florida. Fort Lauderdale. Must work for a few years.
2006 Florida and The Bahamas
2008 Eastern Seaboard. Ft Lauderdale Florida to Newport RI. And
back to Ft Lauderdale:
Block Island, Cuttyhunk, Marthas Vineyard. Off shore going
North. Lots of ICW and Great Dismal Swamp coming South.
2009 Ft Lauderdale to Newoprt R.I. About 1050 miles in 7 1/2
days of nonstop Gulfstream sailing with great wind and great
fishing. Visited same islands as last year. On the return trip we
visited Atlantic City and went up the Delaware Bay and Down the
Chesapeak, spending about 10 days in Annapolis before continuing
on to Ft Lauderdale.
2010 January in the Florida Keys.
In May we sailed again to New England for the Summer. Took 9
1/2 days to reach Block Island this year as the wind was against
us and stormy weather caused us to heave to for 30 hours about
75 miles off the Georgia Coast. Fishing was great. We were
based in Newport with trips to Cutty Hunk, Marthas Vineyard and
various destinations in Narragansett Bay.
In Sept we sailed for Annapolis with a couple of stops in NYC
(Long Is Sound).
October was spent sauntering around the Chesapeake, visiting
quaint and historic ports on both the Eastern and Western Shore.
Also took the Great Dismal Swamp route to Beaufort.
From Beaufort we sailed about 1300 miles in 9 days to the U.S.
Virgin Islands. Very rough passage for the first half.
2011 U.S. Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands, Spanish Virgin
Islands (Puerto Rico), St Martin, St. Barts, Antuiga for Race Week,
Barbuda, Guadeloupe, Dominica, Martinique, St Lucia, St Vincent &
The Grenadines, Grenada, St Croix (USVI).
2012 U.S. Virgin Islands. We acquired a mooring in the
Christiansted Harbor, St Croix and will use this beautiful place as
home base while in the Northern Caribbean. Also called at St
Martin, Antigua for race week again, Bermuda, Newport, and
Maine. As fall approached we headed south visiting East Coast
ports to Charleston, South Carolina.
2013 Charleston to St Augustine Fl. We liked the place and
decided to stay for a while. We took a mooring ball at the
municipal marina and built a social life in this fine community.
2014 St Augustine, South Florida, The Keys.
2015 Miami, Florida Keys, Bahamas (Bimini, Grand Bahama,
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE