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January 5, 2015

The trip back

We have started the trip back! We are posting updated on our Facebook page, but you can also see the last of them on the Facebook widget on this page!

September 11, 2014

Maupiti, Bora-Bora’s little sister

Maupiti, Bora-Bora’s little sister. This is how it’s named the small island found just 28 miles from Bora-Bora. It is almost as beautiful, but the entry in the lagoon is one of the most difficult from Society Islands.

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April 23, 2013

French Polynesia, Take 2

Phoenix sails again. We leave the spectacular anchorage of Ua Pou. The next destination is the island of Tahiti. We have to cover over 700 miles to reach there.

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September 4, 2012

French Polynesia – Heaven on Earth

The visit on the island of Hiva Oa, our first stop in the French Polynesia, is nearing its end. Marius is getting the last provisions and filling up the water tanks, after which we are ready to go.

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April 12, 2012

Pacificul: marea traversada

Echipajul velierului Phoenix, Marius si Catalina Albu, pornesc in marea aventura: traversarea Oceanului Pacific. Ne asteapta un drum lung de cateva mii de mile. Destinatia finala a acestei traversade este arhipelagul Insulelor Marchize iar prima oprire va fi la insula Hiva Oa. (more…)

February 28, 2012

Panama, poarta spre Oceanul Pacific

Echipajul velierului Phoenix, Marius si Catalina Albu, pornesc din nou la drum. Avem de parcurs un traseu lung pana in Australia. Vom traversa mai intai Marea Caraibelor pana in Panama. Va urma traversarea Canalului Panama care este o aventura in sine. Ultima etapa si cea mai lunga este traversarea Oceanului Pacific. Este etapa cea mai asteptata atat de capitan cat si de secund. (more…)

January 12, 2012

Santier in Trinidad

Echipajul velierului Phoenix, Marius si Catalina Albu, a ajuns in Trinidad. Am ancorat in golful Chaguaramas unde nu erau prea multe ambarcatiuni, asa, ca altadata. (more…)