AU REVOIR AKAROA

On Saturday morning the cold southerly winds eased off and we were eager to get ashore in Akaroa and stretch our legs.  A beautiful warm sunny day and all well in the world again. After a walk around town and a good cup of coffee we paid a visit to the four square store for … Continue reading AU REVOIR AKAROA

AKAROA – SOUTH WESTERLY IN PROGRESS

After arriving in Akaroa on Wednesday morning I had a good sleep and rested on board all day.  The northerly wind blew and it wasn’t conducive to heading ashore in the dinghy.  So it was a lazy day and a quiet evening on board for Ngozi and I. On Tuesday we picked up anchor first … Continue reading AKAROA – SOUTH WESTERLY IN PROGRESS

AKAROA -OH LA LA SHORE LEAVE

A beautiful clear night and a billion stars last night.  Nice and calm this morning and I was woken by the sound of birdsong, at first I thought I was dreaming, but no, definitely birds cheeping away above me on deck.  I opened the hatch and there they were, all lined up, perched on the … Continue reading AKAROA -OH LA LA SHORE LEAVE