Month: August 2017

Anniversary week – Gambier Island

Anniversary week – Gambier Island

 First year wedding anniversary It’s crazy to think what we’ve been through in our first year of marriage.  Literally a year ago we had maybe been on a sailboat once or twice but certainly weren’t considering entering the sailing world let alone living on one.  But fast forward a year and here we are and …

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Our first ‘this doesn’t happen to everyone’ moment stranded in Nanaimo

Our first ‘this doesn’t happen to everyone’ moment stranded in Nanaimo

 Setting sail Combining both the fact we really have no clue about how the current is truly affected in the river by the tide and the fact that we may have been a bit over zealous, our exit from our stupidly challenging slip was far from graceful.  Let’s just say, the embankment between the dock …

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