Galley Wench Tales

Exploring the world through the people we meet
and the food they eat.

Fiji, Suva: Arrived At Last! (~1100 miles ~7 gallons fuel)

One of many spectacular sunsets on our New Zealand toFiji passage.  We call these “bad religious postcard” orPower of God (POG) lighting.Suva, Fiji, Friday, May 27, 2016 5:15 pmWhew!  Less than an hour before dark we dropped anchor in Suva,Fiji, 2 weeks plus...

NZ’s Lesser-Known (Other) “90 Mile” Drivable Beach

Colorful, sandstone unes seen driving on Baylys Beach,near Dargaville, West Coast, North Island, New Zealand.While tour busses collect passengers for $50/pop from Kaitaia for the “Ninety Mile Beach” (really, 55 mile) drive from Waipapakauri to Te Paki (or...