Galley Wench Tales

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

Pacific Puddle Jump: Yes or No?

Prospective cruisers mulling crossing the Pacific  — Is the Pacific Puddle Jump — also known as the PPJ — worth joining?Every year about 200 boats loosely join up together to cross the Pacific Ocean as part of the “Pacific Puddle...

Rescue: Damsel in Distress

Agathe, who traveled with us via overnight passage from Lamen Bay, Epi, Vanuatu to Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu felt a bit embarrassed about how much of her stuff she brought aboard with her.  Considering it was intended to carry her through to Indonesia,it...