the journey


The Atlantic Crossing






Atlantic Ocean Passage



December 1-25, 2010

Location: The Big Blue



The Stats:
Dates: Left Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, on Dec.1st, around noon
Arrived Mindelo, Cape Verdes on Dec. 8 (stayed overnight)
Left Mindelo on Dec.9 enroute to Bequia, Grenadines
Arrived at Bequia, in the Grenadines of the Caribbean, on Xmas morning

Days at Sea: 23
Nights at Sea: 23

Distance: Approximately 900 miles to the Cape Verdes and another 2100 to Bequia. 3000 total nautical miles

Fish Caught: 3 Mahi Mahi (2 landed) and 1 skipjack Tuna

You've read our stories on the BLOG, now here are a few images to accompany the words.

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Day 8: Morning entry at Mindelo, Cape Verde Islands



Day 9: Mindelo, Cape Verde Islands









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