A Week Aboard S/V Sabado: 6/18/2023 – 6/26/2023 Gooooood morning! I apologize for being a day late this week. I wasn’t feeling well yesterday but am doing much better today, so let’s jump right into it- Here is our latest YouTube video. 🙂 Last Sunday, we took the dinghy to shore, walked to the Customs…
A Week Aboard S/V Sabado: 6/11/2023 – 6/18/2023
Later that afternoon, as we sat down for lunch, two men dinghied up to our boat. They didn’t speak much English, but the second Ray made out the word “help,” he climbed in, and they zoomed off. I kept a close eye on them from Sabado. They pulled up to a small monohull that was dragging anchor. The three of them boarded the boat… (read more)
A Week Aboard S/V Sabado: 6/4/2023 – 6/11/2023
Despite our high hopes (and 2-3ft following seas in the forecast), we were met with 6ft waves coming from two different directions across our bow, resulting in a pretty miserable day. We were able to sail, but the wind was forcing us in a different direction than we had planned! So, we went with it… (read more)
Ray recharged our top-loading fridge once. We have a refrigerant leak that would require replacing the entire cooling system to fix, so for now, whenever we turn it off and back on again, we recharge it. We keep all supplies needed on board, which initially cost ~$100.
We noticed our generator was emitting more exhaust and less water than usual… (read more)