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House or Travel?

Karumba, QLD, AU As our time wound down in Australia we found ourselves having a difficult conversation about a choice we could not had foreseen coming when we first started this adventure. Like we said last week, we had a … Continue reading

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Outback pub life

Karumba, QLD, Australia 518 people About 466 miles from “Cans“ Sometimes, oh and without warning of course, the whole town just separates from the mainland and becomes an island for a few months…so you want to watch out for that. … Continue reading

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Life passing us by

Baltimore, Maryland, United States It is once again time for Greg’s birthday entry- One can always rely on family to ask the questions everyone else is quietly wondering about: “Greg, it’s been almost 4 years now. Aren’t you worried about … Continue reading

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Taking the Long Way Around

Tiffany: So it’s that time again for Greg to take the mic for his birthday message:   Greg: 2 years ago today I wrote you  from a remote island in the middle of French Polynesia in between diving lessons. Last … Continue reading

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What do you mean we’re only half way!?

 En-route Bora Bora, Society Islands, French Polynesia Before we return to Bora Bora to experience Battle Fortress: South Pacific as a cruiser instead of a “normal tourist” let us take a moment to draw attention to a particular little point of interest … Continue reading

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How well can Vanilla really age?

Taha’a, Society Islands, French Polynesia   Hey see that name up there? Yeah, you try and say that on your own and you’ll understand exactly where Greg is coming from in this video.    Aside from having a deceptively difficult … Continue reading

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Polynesian Singing

Raiatea, Society Islands, French Polynesia We haven’t given you many glimpses into underway life recently and our journey to Raiatea gave us an opportunity to not only do that but to also educate our Slovenian crewmember on American culture at … Continue reading

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Overly Friendly Locals in Polynesia

Huahine, Society Islands, French Polynesia   In French Polynesia, the boys may get a bay, but the ladies get a whole island, as Tiffany explains As this island is not a famous as her sisters, the real joy of Huahine … Continue reading

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The Tahiti-Moorea Rendezvous

Moorea, Society Islands, French Polynesia Well, now that we got the whole troublesome sailing bit out of the way, let’s get to the partying… …by getting in an even smaller boat, but this time with no means of automated propulsion … Continue reading

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Any excuse for a party!

The Tahiti Rendezvous There is something you need to understand about sailors: they really need very little excuse to do two things: 1)      Sail 2)      Party So any occasion where an actual legitimate reason exists to do both at the … Continue reading

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