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Cruising to Singapore and One15 Marina

Last Updated on November 18, 2019 by Amy Most of our friends opted not to bring their boats to Singapore.  They either stayed in Indonesia or went to Malaysia, entering Singapore via public transit.  The reasoning is that you don’t have to pay to clear into Singapore and the marinas in Malaysia or Indonesia are…

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Benan, Indonesia

Last Updated on November 18, 2019 by Amy Finally, our last stop in Lingga was the small island of Benan.  After a 5 nm sail, we had finally caught up with the rally!  Benan is a small and delightful fishing village.  It may have been the smallest village for a rally stop. Rally Welcome Ceremony…

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Crossing the Equator in Lingga, Indonesia

Last Updated on November 18, 2019 by Amy The NEXT BIG THING that we were very excited about was crossing the equator with our friends and (former) pollywogs Carlos and Linda on Mirniy Okean.  After two nights at sea, we met up with Mirniy at an island called Kongka Besar, just a few miles south…

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Exploring Granite Boulders in Belitung, Indonesia

Last Updated on November 18, 2019 by Amy Our orangutan tour in Kumai was amazing, but the river is extremely dirty and crocodile invested, so as soon as we returned from our trip, we hightailed it out of there.  We were still behind the Wonderful Sail 2 Indonesia Rally, but instead of meeting up with…

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The North Shore of Bali

Last Updated on November 18, 2019 by Amy After a few nights in Lombok, provisioning and having laundry done through the marina, we took off on September 28th for a quick, 6-hour sail to the island of Bali! You Need to Know Just like Tahiti and Bora Bora, Bali is not a country, it is…