Posts from 'St. Martin'

Monte: “St. Martin or Bust!”

Posted by Tni Newhoff on March 19th, 2007

I just had to add that on our short but treacherous journey from St. Martin to St. Barts, Monte (the dinghy, not the person) decided that he was not ready to leave St. Martin and attempted to make his way back. I happened to be gazing at the horizon and a little over a mile […]

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BVI to St Martin

Posted by David Newhoff on March 18th, 2007

We had a very nice crossing from the British Virgin Islands to St. Martin, leaving at 4:00pm and arriving the next morning around 7:00am. Winds were favorable for the first 7 hours, so we enjoyed some great sailing. It was one of those rare passages of nice winds, light seas and beautiful stars. There were […]

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My Husband the Watermaker

Posted by Tni Newhoff on March 17th, 2007

There are a lot of things that I envisioned would happen on this trip that have proved not to be exactly so. Perhaps they have ended up being some variation of my vision but many times, nowhere near. I thought we would be swimming off the back of the boat everyday. It happens a lot, […]

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