Haul out and Back to Australia!

Well, the time had come to haul La Vagabonde out of the water for the hurricane season in Grenada. We were both very emotional (maybe myself more than Riley, but then again he is pretty good at hiding his sad face when he’s trying to be a ‘man’). I cried a little bit. I actually did. Right after she was …

Fort De France to Saint Lucia Ep. 20

You can really tell it’s nearing the hurricane season, as the weather starts to get more and more hectic and un predictable in this part of the Caribbean! We have been greeted by lots of rain, squalls, and more rain as we head south towards Grenada where we haul out for the hurricane season. We are kidnapped by two local …

Bad Weather but Good Vibes Ep. 19

Well, the title sums it up pretty well. Had some awful weather that followed us for a few days in a row. Not the worst we have had, but the worst we had experienced island hopping the leeward/windward islands in the Caribbean all year! But smiles returned to our faces once we got some sleep 🙂 Riley helps look for two …

La Vagabonde Goes to the Cricket!

La Vagabonde Goes to the Cricket in Beautiful Dominica! And we explore some waterfalls from ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’! We were lucky enough to be in Dominica while the cricket was on. Australia vs West Indies! Rileys Dad and step mum flew over from Australia to watch the game along with 3 friends so we had a full boat for …

‘A Day in the Life’

It’s not all losing fish and free diving ship wrecks EVERY day! This is our average day on the water when we are close to land. Sails are USUALLY easy and short from place to place and we are greeted by familiar faces of the yacht community upon arrival to our new anchorage. We try and get a few jobs …