| Voyage started in Florida, traveled to Connecticut, back to Florida.
We left the northern most city in Florida and traveled to the southern most spot, Key West. Vero Beach before heading back to St. Augustine to Puerto Rico. US and British Virgin Islands! BVI. We did a mini tour of Jost Van Dyke, Cooper Island and Caneel Bay on St Johns. Bitter End in Virgin Gorda. Virgin Islands, St Johns and to St Thomas.
Carriacou and cleared customs in Hillsborough and anchored in Tyrrel Bay before moving on to Grenada. Chagaramous St Barth’s to Antigua, the historical Falmouth and English Harbors of Antigua to Trinidad, Venezuelan Islands, the ABCs. Los Testigos was our entry point to Venezuela. Bonaire, Isla Tortuga at Playa Caldera which is a gorgeous low island with beautiful water and beaches.
Curacao was a bit disappointing after our stay in Bonaire. Grenadines , St. Lucia with an overnight stop at the magnificent Pitons island of Bequia Trinidad, Dominica, Pitons and then onto the Grenadines. Mustique, Canouan, Palm Island, Union Island and Petit St Vincent.
Aruba,The ABC Islands are a far better choice than Trinidad for the summer months. Bonaire was our first stop once we left the Venezuelan Islands. We stayed in Bonaire about a week and will definitely return one day. San Blas Islands and meeting the Kuna Indians.
Cartagena, Colombia. Panama Canal Golfito, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Gulf of Tehuantepec, Huatulco, Mexico. Puerto Vallarta, from Huatulco was a visit to the seaside town of Puerto Escondido, home to the Mexican Pipeline (for those of you who surf) and may great Palapa Restaurants along the beach. Zihuatanejo, Manzanillo, Barra Navidad, Puerto Vallarta. La Paz, Mexico which is on the Baja and the Sea of Cortez. Then to Ensenada.
San Diego, to Dana Point after 5 years. San Luis, San Simeon to anchor below the Hearst Castle, Monterey, Half Moon Bay & San Francisco to Seattle.
Friday Harbor and Vancouver, Ketchikan, Alaska, back to Seattle
In 2009 we traveled with 2 other Nordhavns, Grey Pearl and Sans Souci, to Alaska, the Aleutians Islands , Siberia, and on to Japan.
After that, grey Pearl and Seabird cruised to Taiwan, Hong Kong and then on to the Philippines, Borneo and Singapore. We then cruised to Thailand.
Because of the Somalia issues, we chose to ship the boat from Thailand to Turkey, where we met up with Sans Souci again and cruised to Greece and Croatia