Ahhhh, the delight of gently and quickly gliding across the ocean with sails full and the wind and waves at … Continue reading Champagne Sailing – How We Harness the “Ahhhh” of Downwind Sailing
Ticket to Ride is a truly comfortable sailboat, so it sort of sounds ridiculous to even mention something I miss … Continue reading Luxury or Lunacy? Or Good, Clean Fun?
June 2022 As I mentioned in the last blog post about the Marquesas, our final stop was my favorite one. … Continue reading The Bay of Virgins, Fatu Hiva ~ Our Favorite Marquesan Island (So Far)
On January 1st we departed from Tahanea, Tuamotus and sailed to Ile Gambier. We had an excellent passage of nearly … Continue reading Ile Gambier ~ A Beautiful Area Devoid of Modern Communication
Ok, maybe TTR isn’t really the star of the videos, but we think she shines! (twinkles?) Recently we had the … Continue reading STAR ALERT! Ticket To Ride Lands Leading Role In Video.
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