<Edited Jul/2019: I found this post in draft format when I came back to managing the site recently. I had written it one year ago, when I was finishing moving our belongings out of Pesto. I believe I may have sent it privately to Adriana, Paulo and Raquel – but we were all in such a whirlwind of emotions then. Moreover, since all content of the site went back “live”, I think this is where this one story belongs as well. After all, every single word here is and will be forever alive>
<Written July/ 2018 in Whangarei, NZ, on my last day aboard Pesto>
Before we embarked on this Journey, and as I thought of it, what came to imagination were pristine anchorages, epic offshore passages, adventure.
It all happened.
And then, there was something else …
Continue reading “The Bonus”
Tonight may be the last time I sleep onboard Pesto.
Only the future knows.
Whatever it comes to be, though, it will not be the same again.
Continue reading “Tonight”
Yep … the post title is correct.
The Family is DONE Sailing.
Continue reading “… DONE sailing !!!”
Before we carry on with our stories of New Zealand, it’s imperative we introduce our faithful readers to Alfredo, the newest member of the FamilyGoneSailing family:
Continue reading “Alfredo”
Our first stay in New Zealand, in December last year, between our arrival here and our trip to Brazil, was an intense one. A few immediate repairs from the eventful passage from Fiji, arrangements to have Pesto safely secured during our long absence, and the eventual escapes to visit the surroundings with friends. Continue reading “Glimpses of New Zealand”