100 Days Cruising Indonesia & the Wonderful Sail 2 Indonesia Rally
Indonesia

100 Days Cruising Indonesia & the Wonderful Sail 2 Indonesia Rally

We did it!  We sailed through Indonesia with the Wonderful Sail 2 Indonesia rally over 3+ months.  It was quite the experience, and the first time we’ve visited such an extremely different culture from ours. Summary of Our Time in Indonesia Days Starry Horizons Spent in Indonesia: 103 Days David and I Spent in Indonesia:…

Benan, Indonesia
Indonesia

Benan, Indonesia

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 I attended the Welcome Ceremony which was on…

The North Shore of Bali
Indonesia

The North Shore of Bali

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 an island.  Bali is a major holiday destination…

Visiting the Emergency Room in Labuan Bajo
Cruising Lifestyle | Indonesia

Visiting the Emergency Room in Labuan Bajo

Indonesia seems to be hitting the cruisers rather hard.  While many have come down with occasional cases of “Bali belly”, others have had more serious issues.  I woke up one morning in Pasarwajo with some troubling symptoms – not debilitating, but concerning. The first thing we did was WebMD the symptoms, and I was feeling…