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Name: jon turgeon
Joined: 04/03/2016
About: "Evergreen", a Tashiba 40 and we're sailing around the world.

03/18/2018 11:30  in Bahamas  Flag
22° 47.980 N  73° 17.490 W
Motorsailing in calm conditions on the way to Georgetown.

03/14/2018 00:00   On Passage in the North Atlantic
21° 29.322 N  71° 32.635 W
Moved to S. Caicos today. Didn't care for Grand Turk. Now THIS is what we remember! Much prettier, crazy colored water, better anchorage, conch moving around under the boat, better diving. The wind is blowing at 0.0kts tonight. Phew!

03/11/2018 00:00  in Turks and Caicos Is.  Flag
21° 26.195 N  71° 9.101 W
Hey, we washed up on Grand Turk today! Nice passage overall, good whale sightings. he water here is crystal clear. Shrimp curry tonight and then BED!

03/10/2018 11:22  in Dominican Rep.  Flag
20° 40.460 N  70° 40.040 W
Back to motorsailing in calm conditions. Had a night of lightning and squalls.

03/09/2018 11:13  in Dominican Rep.  Flag
19° 31.500 N  68° 26.430 W
Motorsailing in calm conditions.

03/08/2018 00:00  in Puerto Rico  Flag
18° 28.483 N  66° 8.087 W
Headed for Grand Turk this morning. Should take 2 1/2 days. The waves finally calmed down and the harbor is open. Yesterday there were 3 cruise ships!

03/02/2018 00:00  in Puerto Rico  Flag
18° 27.731 N  66° 5.702 W
Had a great motorsail from Culebra to San Juan, Puerto Rico today. Evergreen is once again anchored in the spot it was in 2004 when we passed through here. Crazy how the time goes! We're really excited to be here. The shoreline looks great and all the palm trees are up and have their fronds. El Morro fort has lots of little ants walking on it and the lawn is green. Looking forward to touring around tomorrow.

02/26/2018 00:00  in Puerto Rico  Flag
18° 17.546 N  65° 16.869 W
Moored in Culebra, Spanish Virgins. Its been awhile since we've been tucked in behind a reef!

02/23/2018 00:00  in U.S. Virgin Islands  Flag
18° 22.014 N  64° 45.056 W
We are enjoying the park anchorages on St John. The NPS has the park all cleaned up from the hurricanes but isn't charging for the moorings yet and there are only a few boats cruising around. Its really nice!

02/11/2018 00:00  in Antigua and Barb.  Flag
17° 1.153 N  61° 46.544 W
Been hanging out in Antigua the past few days exploring Nelson's Dockyard and vicinity. It's been too windy to dive- bummer! So instead we're enjoying the local street food. It is all "comfort food"- not good for you but really good!

02/08/2018 00:00  in France  Flag
16° 18.714 N  61° 48.287 W
Arrived in Deshaies yesterday after some great diving at Pigeon Island Reserve. Headed to Antigua tomorrow because there is some wind coming and we don't want to wait it out here.

01/14/2018 00:00  in Martinique  Flag
14° 27.517 N  60° 54.204 W
Anchored in St Anne, southern Martinique. Did a beautiful, long hike on a coastal trail today. This is a really nice place and no swell!

01/03/2018 10:39  in Martinique  Flag
14° 52.090 N  61° 13.770 W
We have arrived in Martinique! 14 days of magazine style passagemaking, our best ever. So glad to have the Atlantic crossing behind us. Now, to go ashore and trade in our sea legs for land legs.

01/02/2018 10:24   On Passage in the North Atlantic
15° 2.820 N  58° 49.670 W
Our amazing wind left and we finally started the motor a few hours ago to save our sails and our sanity. Headed to the north side of Martinique so no gybing necessary. 150 miles to go but who's counting?!

01/01/2018 10:47   On Passage in the North Atlantic
15° 8.350 N  56° 32.410 W
Continued good sailing. Wind about 15knots on the stern. Seas about 1 meter with the occasional 1.5. We are about 265 miles away!