Our Electrical Refit and New Catamaran Solar Arch
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Our Electrical Refit and New Catamaran Solar Arch

The biggest project on our 2022 refit was an electrical reimagining that was centered around our new solar panels. We had several goals we wanted to accomplish to set us up to cruise the next five years. What We Had in December 2021 Since 2014, Starry Horizons had 1060 watts of semi-flexible solar panels spread…

Sailing Fiction

Sailing Fiction

I’ve always been a big reader, but since moving onboard the boat, the number of books I consume every year is truly terrifying. Thankfully, I have figured out how to read many books for free (legally, of course!) As sailors, it’s nice to read about adventures similar to our own, though usually there’s more drama…

Cruising the Northern Exuma Islands
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Cruising the Northern Exuma Islands

While Georgetown gets busy, with 400 cruising boats at a time in the peak months (Feb-April), it’s a different kind of busy from the northern Exumas, especially Georgetown. After hearing so much about it, we were excited to make our way north and check out the rest of the island chain. Many of our friends…

Conception Island: A Sailor’s Visit
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Conception Island: A Sailor’s Visit

After the holidays we made a short trip from Georgetown, Exumas, over to Conception Island, a Bahamian national park and remote island. Conception is the pinnacle of remote Bahamas cruising – it’s stunningly beautiful, fairly empty of boats, and devoid of services. Fifteen miles north east of the northern most tip of Long Island, Conception…