Author Archives: Karin och Göran

Tahiti to Vanuatu

French Polynesia Tahiti After some well-earned rest in Papetee marina it was time to move on, again. Tahiti and Papetee was a pleasant stay with friendly people. The city offered everything we needed as well as for Peach. Basically only … Continue reading

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Galapagos to Tahiti

Tahiti next After 72 hours on Galapagos we left on a Sunday morning for the Pacific crossing. We had discussed whether we should sail to Marquesas or directly to Tahiti even if Tahiti would mean an extra week of sailing. … Continue reading

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72 hours on Galapagos

72 hours on Galapagos Islands It felt nice to finally be in the trade wind area. Suddenly we had wind of 18-20 kn compared to nothing and we looked forward to some nice sailing on the Pacific to French Polynesia. … Continue reading

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Leaving Panama

Leaving Panama Planning, supplies etc. for the journey across the Pacific to French Polynesia was carried out at Vista Mar marina on the pacific coast of Panama. The marina had the facilities we needed such as drinking water, electricity, possibility … Continue reading

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Panama (3)

Through the Panama Canal and beyond Finally the time had come to take on the Panama Canal. Three line-handlers came onboard bringing 4 lines each 40 m long and a couple of big fenders. The fourth line-handler was Karin, first … Continue reading

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