Posts from 'Antigua'

Day One Time to Go

Posted by Tni Newhoff on May 10th, 2007

We are heading to starting line and are very excited!!! Such a weird thing but I have to admit that I am feeling a bit emotional. We have put so much of ourselves into getting to this place and now it is here. Wish us luck. I will try to continue to post via SSB […]

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T Minus 24 Hours

Posted by Tni Newhoff on May 9th, 2007

We had our safety inspection yesterday and passed which is pleasing and a bit of a relief given that we have been scrambling for the past few days to get a few items that we did not have. Among a host of many other things, David has our additional diesel jugs lashed down, he’s changed […]

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The Countdown is On

Posted by Tni Newhoff on May 8th, 2007

We are now a mere two days from the first leg of the crossing! We’ve spent the past week getting the boat and ourselves sorted out and ready. With each passing day, our task list seemed to grow but now we have finally made a dent and we are in the home stretch. I have […]

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A Big Milestone: Antigua

Posted by Tni Newhoff on April 25th, 2007

We’ve made it…we’re here! It is hard to believe that after almost 6 months of cruising in the Bahamas and the Caribbean, we have arrived at the place that we have been preparing for for so long. We are in Antigua and will spend the next couple of weeks getting the boat and ourselves ready […]

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