Hawaii to Tahiti: Day 17. Still waves

28 Apr

Another day, still plenty of wind, waves and squalls. Thanks PredictWind! The False Prophet says it will die down tomorrow. Where did we hear that before. So we endure the wind, the waves and the squalls, it’s starting to get … Read More »

Hawaii to Tahiti: Day 15. Squalls

26 Apr

Last night and today we had a series of pretty nasty squalls with lots of rain and wind. I guess we are finally in the infamous doldrums, or the ITCZ – the Inter Tropical Convergence Zone. We even saw some … Read More »

Hawaii to Tahiti: Day 14. Routine

25 Apr

After enough time at sea, the days are starting to blend into each other. It feels like after two weeks we should be there already, but the passage is more on the three week range and this last week just … Read More »

Hawaii to Tahiti: Day 13. Minefield

24 Apr

We’d already spotted the occasional AIS target, but until you can see them, they’re sort of just virtual. Last night started off by actually sailing close enough to a fishing vessel to physically see it. We even spotted a buoy … Read More »