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E-Mail Just Recieved from DIZ….He is OK, Read On

October 2nd, 2009 · 5 Comments

All good El Skippo, but only coz we face a little bit of west and the wave was an east swell, we got so lucky…..I was running for the trees clutching surfboards sreaming for the guests to get outta bed (it hit at 7am) and we had waist to chest high surges, but the island of Upolo east of […]

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The Spontaneous Ricochet Westwards

September 25th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Dizzy checking in once again… Talofa folks, Its been a short while since my departure from Natty M, and much has changed, and much has stayed the same. French immigration were giving me the hard word about my extended bliss in their country and I needed to find a boat instantly, definitely the most horrible […]

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Tales from Smashed Cock Island

April 3rd, 2009 · 3 Comments

Today finds us chilling on anchor in Bora Bora. This island is world renown for honeymooners who come and find romance in what has been touted as the most beautiful lagoon in the world. The Natty M boys can attest to the amour potential of the shallow sandy lagoons here, as we all were blessed […]

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Bonjour Friends

February 26th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Welcome back to a sweaty nautical life. You are rejoining us at Taina Marina, Papeete, where we are awaiting the arrival of replacement alternators courtesy of DHL postal from America. Our engine situation has kept us in this vicinity, but we have found some fun little escapades of late, mainly nocturnally.   Within direct eye sight […]

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Hospitalization, Hikes and Heavy Water

January 19th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Ioarana (hello in Tahitian, pronounced yorana) and greetings from the ever sunny islands of the Society Archipelago, from Dizzy. We have rejoined the real world of commerce and bustle in Tahiti, sailing back into the foreign bizzarities of traffic, Shops, refrigerated dairy products (yeeew) and busy streets. The movement and hurry seems strange after the […]

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Dizzy and Kahlil’s Two Cents

August 25th, 2008 · 2 Comments

However, we are rolling with the punches, and will attend to the issue fully in Papeete, Tahiti, concerning ourselves more at this point with filling the Natty M with the last readily available fruits and vegetables for some time, and preparing for our arrival into the reward of the perfect reef passes of the south pacific, our next destination a weeks sail south east…. It is fortunate thing that the fauna of these Jurassic park-esque islands are so hospitable as the cost of imported all foods to this far flung region of the planet, already compounded on the expensive euro, makes shopping a comically expensive adventure (I was amused at finding a 80 dollar tin of Milo today.Hiking for furit and nonexistan tikis We plan to make for the Tuamotus and the lure of perfect and empty waves after we have crammed all the produce that will fit aboard our boat and hiking the hills here to find the Tiki god carvings, hidden amongst the towering hills and plummeting ravines that collar our anchorage.

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Dizzy Checking In

August 3rd, 2008 · 5 Comments

Dizzy? yes? Brent Madden is the name from my parents, but Dizzy is a much more apt title (and increasingly a self fulfilling prophecy) given from beer lubricated evenings of my grommy hood. I have been cruising n’ grinning along side the other mystical men for the last few months, but have been hesitant to […]

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