Category: Maintenance

Out of The Bay

We’ve managed to intersperse boat work, road trips and cruising into the last month of our time here in New Zealand.  Since last I posted, we have left the relative familiarity and comfort of the Bay of Islands and we’ve headed south.   You may remember that we were crossing our fingers, gathering documents and …

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Update from Aotearoa (The land of the long white cloud – Maori)

Do you want one more email in your inbox with the title COVID-19?  I thought not… So I’m sending a VOW update!  Seeing how most of you are stuck at home and have lots of time to hear what is going on with the crew on Banyan, you are in for a nice long update. …

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Marvelous Marsden and the Miserable Maintenance

They say cruising is merely boat maintenance in exotic locations.  There is definitely some truth to that.  I’ve wallowed away many a beautiful evening at anchorage contorted into an advanced level yoga pose to reach the back of a loose connection.  The girls are now helping with this as well, while I become less pliable …

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