Log #56a Back to Veleda

Log #56a Back to Veleda

Fronteras, Rio Dulce, Guatemala Nov. 8, 2012 Hi Folks, It is good to be back aboard Veleda. We are currently back here in the town of Fronteras, having fueled and watered, and resupplied our galley. We will be in the area for a few days before setting off out the Rio Dulce for the Caribbean
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Log #56b Back to Veleda Part 2

Log #56b Back to Veleda Part 2

Anchored off Tortugal Marina Rio Dulce, Guatemala Nov. 11, 2012 Hi Folks, This log finishes our touring around Guatemala, and we are now at anchor up here near town, planning to laze around for a week or so before heading out into the Caribbean. There are so many pictures I want to send with this
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Log #56c Off to Honduras

Log #56c Off to Honduras

  Roatan, Honduras Dec. 2, 2012 Hi Folks, We are here in Roatan in the Bay Islands of Honduras, good to be back at sea again. We have been welcomed to this well sheltered anchorage by Wayne and Elly Smith of Zeppelin, originally from Victoria B.C. They painted a very hospitable picture of this area,
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Log #56d Utila and Roatan in the Bay Islands of Honduras

Log #56d Utila and Roatan in the Bay Islands of Honduras

Placentia, Belize Jan. 15, 2013 Hi Folks, We are lounging around this tropical vacation paradise for a few days until our friend Linda departs for Belize City and her return to the winter cold of Toronto on Thursday. We have had some good sailing down from Belize City where we picked her up a week
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Log #56e Roatan to Belize

Log #56e Roatan to Belize

Sapodilla Lagoon, Belize Jan. 19, 2013 Hi Folks, We are anchored for a couple of days here in well-sheltered Sapodilla Lagoon after a rolly night in Placencia. Linda left us two days ago from Placencia which is usually a good anchorage. However a cold front came through with a northerly wind causing an uncomfortable swell
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Log #56f Belize City to Placentia

Log #56f Belize City to Placentia

  Toronto, Canada March1, 2013 Hi Folks, We are still in Toronto, guests of Doug Caldwell a sailing buddy of ours, awaiting an MRI for Judy. She has a pinched nerve and is taking chiropractic and physiotherapy, as well as doing daily exercises while waiting until April 5 for the scheduled MRI. (She is on
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Log #56g Placentia, Belize to Roatan, Honduras

Log #56g Placentia, Belize to Roatan, Honduras

Toronto, Canada March 16, 2013 Hi Folks, We are still here until the end of the month. Judy had her MRI last week, and we just got the report yesterday. We had to sort through the medical jargon with our family doctor, with such terms as marrow signal intensity, cerebellar tonsils, bilateral facet osteoarthritis, neural
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Log #56h Roatan

Log #56h Roatan

West End, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras April 9, 2013 Hi Folks, We are back in Roatan after two months in Toronto having Judy’s pinched nerve assessed and treated. No surgery was warranted, and she has responded well to chiropractic and physiotherapy. Since returning to Veleda March 31, she has been fully functional, doing maintenance, squeezing
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Log #56x Toronto Interlude

Log #56x Toronto Interlude

  French Cay Harbour, Roatan, Honduras April 22, 2013 Hi Folks, We are still enjoying the tropical weather here in Roatan. We will be heading north to Mexico within a week. This log is a brief account of our time back in Toronto while Judy was dealing with the pinched nerve. Our plans for shipping
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Log #56i Final Days in Roatan

Log #56i Final Days in Roatan

  French Cay Harbour, Roatan, Honduras April 27, 2013 Hi Folks, This may be the last log for a while as we are about to depart Roatan on our way up to Isla Mujeres in Mexico, a two day passage. I may or may not send another from there, or possibly not until we are
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Log #56k Mexico to Texas

Log #56k Mexico to Texas

Bellingham, Washington, USA June 23, 2013 Hi Folks, It has been a long time since my last log, but we are still alive and doing well here in Bellingham, WA. As I indicated in my last Log #56j we prepared Veleda and put her on a low bed truck for shipment across the continent. It
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