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Another Spontaneous Ricochet Westards

October 13th, 2009 · 7 Comments

After departing the Natty M in Bora Bora I (Kahlil) was lucky enough to be given the opportunity to sail aboard a 45ft Catamaran ‘Shimmi’ from Tahiti to Fiji, helping a South African couple, Gideon and Chantal, and their two sprogs, Josh and Indie. Gideon is a legend pioneer ex Indo surf charter captain and […]

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Kiwi Dispatch

January 28th, 2009 · 3 Comments

We have had a flurry of blog activity due to our proximity to civilization (Papeete), and I’m long overdue my two cents from the last five months of sailing and cruising the wonderful islands of French Polynesia. I’ll try to keep it short and sweet, if I were to give a full account it would […]

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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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Ambiente Panama

June 14th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Mind numbing heat, torrents of torrential rain preceded by sky-splitting white bolts of lightning visible by day, altitude pelican cluster bombers circle menacingly above like swarms of flies, and our tub marinating slowly in the scud bucket harbour water in which bored boat boys fish by night for Tarpon, their eyes glittering in the night. […]

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Blitzkrieg Antigua

April 25th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Blitzkrieg Antigua. Where am I? Why is my mouth all dry and a funny tummy nags me from below, must be symptoms of the Natty M’s first night in Antigua. Vague memories of extreme dance-floor offensives, the boys were on fire. Good lord I’m a happy man on this boat. Natural Mistake breezed in and […]

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