Welcome to our blog. We hope you enjoy our posts. We are planning on leaving for Alaska the first week of May, 2017. More info to follow.
On the evening of the 25th we took Raphi and Ori on the boat so they could travel with us, the next day, from Ladysmith to Chemainus. We were going to Chemainus to meet Melissa, Chris and Chris’s family for a funeral for their lovely aunt Joy, who had passed away recently from cancer. Hanging … Continue reading THE LAST FEW DAYS.
On the 24th we motored from DeCourcey to Ladysmith. It was the first time back on our beloved Vancouver Island after nearly 4 months. I did the laundry at the Ladysmith Maritime Society marina. We walked into town and ordered 10 yummy cinnamon buns at the Olde Town bakery, for Melissa to pick up for … Continue reading August 24 and 25. Welcome back to Vancouver Island.
We left Vancouver early in the morning to catch the tide across Georgia Strait to Silva Bay on Gabriola Island. My birthday lunch at Silva Bay restaurant on Gabriola island. We dinghied around the bay for a while in this nice weather. I love nature’s artwork; sandstone erosion by the salt in the water. … Continue reading August 22 and 23.
August 18. We ended up in Pender Harbour re-united with our buddy boaters, Don and Janice Brewster. It was quite likely that our friends Kim and Bruce Frith were sailing somewhere in the area, so we contacted them on the VHF radio while we were travelling to Pender Harbour. Turned out they were right behind … Continue reading August 18, 19, 20 and 21.