We left Fiji Vuda marina sunday morning and arrived Opua New Zeeland 8 days later on monday noon . faster than expected we had good wind and speed.. it was a bumpy ride an I was seasick half of the time. we caught 2 tunas on the way one was approx 1 meter or 10 kg. we äre 5 in the crew an had
30+45 NM sailing this weekend. sailed to Sawa i lau but could not go to the caves, and back to Yalobi. Top speed almost 10 knots. wind gusts at 32 knots. dolphins. I an tired and happy.
Fiji time means taking it easy and slow - no hurry - no stress, just enjoy life. We are having some Fiji time waiting for the wind to become sailable. Anchored in "Blue lagoon" by Nanuya lailai island. Yoga in the morning. breakfast on the boat. swimming in the pacific ocean. dinner sometimes
strolling on the beach. having a cold drink at the bar. enjoying a fijian traditional dinner at the beach.=fredagmys (friday cosy time)
We meT vith the village chief and gave hin a kava root as the local tradition is. a welcome ceremony and then we strolled around the village and the womens handicraft market.