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Playa Pichilingue to Ensenada Grande on Espiritu Santo

On Thursday, January 19, the little sliver of the moon was again in the east as the sun rose underneath it. We left for shore at noon. Our plan was to walk over to the ferry terminal to catch the … Continue reading

Keith’s Perspective on Ensenada de Gallo, Playa Bonanza and Playa Pichilingue/Le point de vue de Keith sur Ensenada de Gallo, Playa Bonanza et Playa PichilingueKeith’s Perspective on Ensenada de Gallo, Playa Bonanza and Playa Pichilingue

I liked Ensenada de Gallo. We went to the beach there, and went on a dinghy ride to a beach in another anchorage that you cannot anchor near. I played D&D with the kid group.  J’ai aimé Ensenada de Gallo. … Continue reading

Third Trip to Playa Pichilingue, Days 3 – 4

Sunrise on Tuesday, January 17. The crescent moon looks fuzzy in this photo because it was blurred by a cloud. The waves built through the night, and it was another uncomfortably rocky morning. After we finished our morning chores, we … Continue reading

Third Trip to Playa Pichilingue, Day 2

The anchorage got rolly on Sunday evening, and the waves continued to build all night. On Monday morning, it was seriously uncomfortable in the anchorage. None of us slept well, and we were all up early. The less than 1/4-full … Continue reading

Playa de Bonanza on Espiritu Santo to Playa Pichilingue

Sunrise on Sunday, January 15 We are sad to report that it was no calmer on the north end of the anchorage than it had been on the south end. The rolling wasn’t terrible, but it certainly wasn’t calm.  At … Continue reading

Ensenada el Gallo to Playa la Bonanza, Both on Espiritu Santo… And The Forbidden Beach

Half moon was high in the sky as the sun rose on January 14, 2023 One of the reasons for wanting to come to this anchorage was so that we could visit Bahia San Gabriel, AKA The Forbidden Beach. It’s … Continue reading

Ensenada del Candelero to Ensenada el Gallo, Both on Espiritu Santo

On Friday, we awoke up to no wind and super clear water. We knew the calm wasn’t going to last for long. The forecast was that the winds were shifting direction and would pick up from the southwest, so we needed … Continue reading

Third Trip to Ensenada del Candelero, Day 2

Sunrise on Thursday January 12 The wind was screaming. While Kosmos was rocking, the amount of motion wasn’t all that bad compared to the wind speed. At lunchtime, we headed to shore to enjoy dry land. Thanks to all the wind … Continue reading

Marina Costa Baja to Ensenada del Candelero on Espiritu Santo

Sunrise on Tuesday January 10 In the morning, Eric was sore from the inverter project. We added bleach to our water tanks before we topped them off, which is something that needs to be done every few months when consistently … Continue reading

Keith’s Perspective on our Third Trips to La Paz and Ensenada del Candelero/Le point de vue de Keith sur nos troisièmes voyages à La Paz et Ensenada del CandeleroKeith’s Perspective on our Third Trips to La Paz and Ensenada del Candelero/

I had a good time in our last trip to La Paz. Not much to report, just talking to boat people, going shopping, and eating out. I had a huge burger with double everything, and then a cookies ’n  cream milkshake … Continue reading