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Christmas 2015

Christmas 2015 – Great Abaco Island
Its Boxing Day now, it was supposed to be a race day in the Sea of Abaco hosted by the Hopetown Sailing Club, but for some reason at 8.15am it was postponed until next week due to inclement weather.It would have been a great race day with tons of wind and sunshine – maybe they thought it was too windy, or maybe the organizers were suffering Christmas Day hangover, I know I was, but was still looking forward to the wind blowing away the cobwebs.Hopetown is a lovely little town on Elbow Cay but not somewhere I would want to be for that much time, so I’m back in Marsh Harbour.

Its not that Marsh Harbour is particularly beautiful but it is the hub of Abaco and has the life sustaining facilities.Its also where I don’t feel guilty about running my generator for many hours trying to get my batteries up to 100% capacity.I was given a battery monitor by another lovely couple on Sargo, John and Lory.They didn’t need it and John definitely felt I needed help wit…