The Marquesas Islands are some of the most remote islands in the world. The nearest continental land mass is Mexico … Continue reading May/June 2022: Exploring The Marquesas Islands of Ua Po and Tahuata.
Five years ago we began the process of building Ticket to Ride. Frank and I had enough experience from our … Continue reading The Wynns, the boat, the years; what have we learned?
This post is all about a family visit and it includes many photos and videos…my way of keeping a journal. … Continue reading Visiting Us In French Polynesia Requires Some Effort!
The last time I was shopping for fresh food in Fakarava, I met a group of young people from Denmark … Continue reading Danish On Board Makes For A Sweet Afternoon Sail
Many of my sailing friends are excellent researchers. They read about their upcoming destinations and are forearmed with a knowledge … Continue reading Landing in the Marquesas; First Impressions of French Polynesia
After sailing 25,000+ nautical miles on Ticket to Ride, plus the 20,000+ miles sailed on Let It Be, one might … Continue reading French Poly Toolbox – Skills We Are Adding to Our Cruising Quiver
Staring out at the turquoise water surrounding Ticket to Ride here in the Tuamotos, it is nearly impossible to believe … Continue reading The Unspoiled Beauty of Misty Fiords National Monument Wilderness
As Ticket to Ride takes us jaunting to different parts of the world, we find unique aspects about each place … Continue reading Sunset Differences ~ Neon Northern Verses Soothing Southern
NOTE: Per my agreement with Amelia, our ceremony began with a prayer to thank God for our safety and blessings. … Continue reading 3 (Pollywogs) + 1 (Initiation) = 4 Shellbacks