Monthly Archives: June 2016

Critters and Bugs on Board.

Every region has it own kind of bugs. I don’t mind bugs so much, if they don’t sting, but actually, I would to keep all bugs our of and off the boat.…

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Trash on Board, on Land and on the Beach.

Living is minimized on board, we have less clothes, toys, books. But we need equal amount of food. It’s just that on land, we can produce as much trash as we like.…

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Cruising Tips for the Sea of Cortez traveling North from La Paz to Loreto

Isla del Espirito Santo and Isla la Partida No cell service and no wifi in the whole park. If you don’t have a park permit, you can buy it from park rangers…

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Oh Mango!

If there is one fruit I love, it is mango. This south-east asian fruit is cultivated all over the tropics. The mango is an expat like me and having lunch shaded by…

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Lots of perros amorosos.

I like Mexico! Lots of dogs in Mexico! Every time we land on a beach, where there are people, there are dogs. All kinds of dogs, large, small and mostly male. Mostly…

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Up into the Sea 1.1. from La Paz to Bahia Aqua Verde

First bay out from La Paz. Left at midday after running the watermaker one more time for two more hours per Bill’s request. Checked out at the marina office with those nice…

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Electricity Junkies.

We are addicted to it. Me, Radu, our society. The majority of sustainable energy effort goes towards replacing energy from fossil fuels with electrical energy. Rarely have I found a community without…

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Anchoring Etiquette..

We had heard of them and now we met one. Actually this is the second one but so obnoxious that it warrants a rant. We come to this bay, nice and wide,…

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Ironing Out the Kinks.

Most of you wonder probably how does one live on a small sailboat with a partner. And then to go cruising and to be together all day, every day. Especially on passages…

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Goodbyes and Hello!

I am not good at saying goodbye. I like staying. I like people. I like hanging out. So why do I choose a lifestyle where I have to say goodbye all the…

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