Time for a makeover.

It is always a tense moment when you lift the boat out of the water for a makeover especially when you have done as many miles as we have and two Atlantic crossings. As you can see from the photograph … Continue reading

The beautiful island of Faial, Azores

We have enjoyed a great week in Faial exploring the beautiful and dramatic landscape and we are now in Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel which is a lot busier but just as interesting. On the trip here we saw hundreds of … Continue reading

Yacht Carousel is back in Europe.

What a great trip, twelve days from Bermuda to Horta and almost perfect sailing conditions the whole time. We had been closely following the weather prior to leaving and probably picked the only consistently good weather window there has been … Continue reading

The Royal Naval Dockyard in Bermuda.

We have arrived in Bermuda after a six day passage from Spanish Wells in The Bahamas, on the first stage of our Atlantic crossing back to Europe. We had a real mix of weather with wind strengths between 8 and 40 knots … Continue reading

Our last sail in The Bahamas.

We have had a great couple of months in The Bahamas. The sailing has been fantastic especially our very last sail from Nassau to Spanish Wells. We are now waiting until the wind is favourable for our trip to Bermuda.

Countdown to the Atlantic crossing.

After two and a half months in The Bahamas we are now about to leave and cross back to Europe. We have had an amazing adventure in the Caribbean and have many great memories, especially of the people we have met during our time here.

We plan to leave as soon as we have a good weather window and head to Bermuda where we will stop for a few days to explore the island before continuing on to The Azores.

Swimming pigs in The Bahamas.

We have just spent a great couple of weeks exploring the Exuma Cays including visiting the famous swimming pigs at Big Major’s Cay. We plan to spend a week back in George Town before we head off again to do … Continue reading

Our anchorage off Stocking Island, Great Exuma

We have now arrived in Great Exuma after a 220 mile sail from Great Inagua in company with two other yachts, one British and one French. After a busy few months we plan to chill out and explore the cays whilst … Continue reading