Monthly Archives: May 2007

Getting ready for the big jump

The plan is now to leave Sunday morning for Oranjestad, Aruba.  Did some shopping yesterday and have a few more things left today (including pulling up along the dock to fill up the water tanks).  Already have cleared with immigration, … Continue reading

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Along the north coast of Jamaica

This is a post from a few days ago, written when I was traveling between Montego Bay and Port Antonio.  Right now, I am struggling with my external hard-disk, it is really tempting to just use all the computers on … Continue reading

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Labor day in Jamaica

Arrived in Port Antonio this morning at 2:00.  Picked up a mooring buoy and slept in this morning.  It was a pretty long run from Ocho Rios yesterday, tacking into the wind (which was 20-25 knots at times) for 40 … Continue reading

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Another rainy day

It has been wet again. Did manage to go to the store this morning without getting wet. Went to the supermarket and stocked up on pasta, rice, cereal and canned foods. This should be enough for a few weeks. That … Continue reading

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About Comments

Just a bit about the blog and the use of comments: initially I had the site configured so that comments without any URL’s in it would be posted on the blog immediately. This meant that if anyone would post a … Continue reading

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Few words from Montego Bay

The past few days I have been taking it easy. The yacht club here is nice and quiet, good use of internet, my only complaint would be that the showers are cold. But, that is about it. It has been … Continue reading

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Current location

Click here for Google Earth location (Montego Bay, Jamaica) Click here for Montego Bay Yacht Club site

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Some pictures from Cuba

One of the things Key West is famous for. Then, a few days later, this was my view: The coastline of Varadero, Cuba Maria was very popular with the dogs in dogs in Puerto Esperanza. Cuban style transportation (they did … Continue reading

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Casilda – Santiago de Cuba

Sun May 6th In the morning I got on the bike again to have a look at the Valle de los Ingenios: a valley with some of the earlier sugar production in Cuba. Including some old remains of sugar mills. … Continue reading

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Cienfuegos – Casilda (Trinidad)

Written on May 6th Fri May 4th In the morning I reorganized the boat, went to the store and paid my bill. By 11:30 I was on my way. Probably too late to make it all the way to Casilda, … Continue reading

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