Captain Hugh and the Reluctant Navigator
The Voyage of Vega

Month: October 2017

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The Kingdom of Tonga – Vava’u

Wednesday 13th September to Wednesday 11th October 2017 The 240 mile sail west from Niue to Tonga took just under two days, initially motoring in winds so light that they were insufficient to fill our cruising chute. The first night there was bright phosphorescence in the waves breaking by the

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Beveridge Reef & Niue

Friday 1st September to Wednesday 13th September   Beveridge Reef   We waited at Palmerston until the big winds and seas started to ease a bit and until we thought it would be more comfortable to sail towards our next planned stop, Beveridge Reef, 280 miles south west. When we

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