Peat Smoke - THANK YOU
To the Fleet,Just a wee message to thank everyone for a fantastic birthday. We all had a wonderful night and a very BIG THANK YOU for all the lovely gifts I received. We would also like to thank everyone for making our family so welcome, they all had a fantastic time and were very sad to leave yesterday. Just getting ready to leave a very hot Cairns (30 degrees) sadly, we love it here and will definitely come back! Hope everyone has a great trip to Thursday Island and look forward to catching up again on Tuesday. Cheers the nooCaroline & DavidxxP8140043%20me%20on%20the%20table%20again!!%20compressed. read more...
Peat Smoke - OUR VISITOR
Another wee verse for you, everything also on our facebook page PEATSMOKE if you have not signed up!! OUR VISITORI was on my watch at midnight when I heard a little bang Oh no I thought it's the engine now we're really in a jam! I then checked the equipment it was fine and we're still afloat But I took a look in the water and saw a WHALE next to the boat!It swam with us for ages it made me a nervous wreck As I then remembered the boat that had a whale land on its deck! I wished that it would swim off now and go on its merry way Because I wouldn't be so scared if it was in the light of day!From side to side it swam and it really was quite huge Please don't go underneath us or we really will be screwed! But eventually it left us so off I went to bed But couldn't sleep. read more...
Peat Smoke - A Night to Remember
A NIGHT TO REMEMBERContadora was the venue for our last farewell To the Las Perlas Islands venture and head back to the Pacific swell! The food and drinks were hosted by the Punta Galleon Hotel What a wonderful location and they looked after us oh so well! Paul and Joel got the evening started with prizes for some yachts Although this was very exciting as there seemed to be lots and lots! Many photographs were taken and people interviewed as well We wondered of the interest the World ARC they want to sell! But disappointed we were when the sponsors decided to tell The main feature was their Water and so our faces duly fell! But on again came Paul and introduced the next act - Nina A new singing sensation from Panama and nearly as good as old Tina! Another request was made. read more...
Peat Smoke - Log Day 7 One thousand mile celebration
We are all very happy as around 3pm today we reached 1000 miles, only about 2000 to go! this means two drinks for the crew at happy hour from 5-6pm - yipee! We will post a photo tomorrow from this celebration! Saw Ocean Wanderer, first yacht in a few days and spoke to them on radio really nice. Tomorrow is our curry night with 'Chef' Paul just making it at present, smells delicious we cant wait! Caroline, David, Paul and Davie x. read more...