Sailing Shenemere

The Kingdom of Tonga was never colonized by foreigners so, unlike the other islands we have visited in the South Pacific…Tonga offered a more authentic cultural experience. Traditional feast with David...

The Kingdom of Tonga was never colonized by foreigners so, unlike the other islands we have visited in the South Pacific…Tonga offered a more authentic cultural experience. Traditional feast with David...

Checking out of French Polynesia I went to the immigration office. I said to the immigration officer “Bonjour” and explained politely that my French is limited and asked if he spoke...

Drone footage of Maupiti Maupiti … “Boro Boro’s discreet little sister” A ravishing island of only 1,500 residents have decided will not turn into another Boro Boro. There are no resorts...

Coconut bras are cool. Its festival times! Fast gyrating hips, outrageous costumes, intricate drumming and soothing harmonies throughout our stopovers in Tahiti, Moorea and Raiatea. Other festivities included beauty pageants (Adrien...

Fakarava Atoll- here we are…only two ways in or out 32 mile atoll is entered “Only” on low or high tide. Narrow North and South passes entered/ exited on nothing less...

Part I: Getting there We left Panama on March 23rd after preparing and provisioning Shenemere for the longest passage we will make from North America. As Jimmy Cornell says it really...

Shelter Bay’s Marina was the only game on the Atlantic side of the Panama Canal to get canal clearance papers, have the boat measured and take on our crew and provisions....

Sailor Girls Night in Bocas Del Toro on Shenemere making epoxy jewelry Adrien was featured in a local Bocas Del Toro Commercial Adrien was featured in local Bocas Del Toro commercial...

Why the crew of Shenemere loves Panama… We arrived during the main surfing season: December – February when Northeast storms deliver waves in the 4 – 15  foot range Martin, Pierre...