Arrival in Grenada

After a stormy night (we expected no less from this trip) we arrived at Grenada early this morning. The wind died and we had engine troubles so didn’t make port until almost noon.   Docked now and customs cleared, it’s time to relax.   I’ll be flying out tomorrow, and Merrill will be staying in […]

Arrival in Dominica

We’ve arrived in Dominica. Its an amazing island from what we’ve seen so far.   Tomorrow we’ll be hiking up one of the peaks here to the “boiling lake”. Its a bit of a slog, six hour hike up into the mountains. Then we have to clear customs and get heading south to make Grenada […]

Setting sail for Dominica

We’ve finished re-provisioning Serenity and are setting sail this evening for the island of Dominica. It should be a two day sail, and so far it’s looking like we will have favorable winds down to the island. Dominica is one of the less visited¬†islands in the windward chain. With 5,000′ peaks and some interesting volcanic […]