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936-Project Kaisei – Scott in Rig

I’m not the most coordinated guy in the world and have a high center of gravity, so rig climbing was not on my list of accomplishments until I got on board. As I watched the “rope monkeys” scoot up and [...]

May 9, 2013 Canada

935-Pool Playing

During our stopover in Port Angeles, WA attempting to get repairs, most of the crew went ashore and ended up at this dive bar drinking beer and playing pool. The regulars knew we were from the tall ship in the [...]

May 8, 2013 Canada

932-Vancouver, BC

Vancouver is a wonderful, beautiful, fun, clean city. Janine and I recently visited the city and spent some time exploring the downtown area before we departed on a brief sailing adventure. Vancouver at night – what a delight. Vancouver as [...]

May 6, 2013 Canada

931-Vancouver Boats

The harbor in downtown Vancouver is filled with over-the-top boats. The one I went on actually had a cockpit with a single seat as if you were driving an airplane. Check out some of the others. [...]

May 5, 2013 Canada

930-Sunset & Water

Outside Sydney, BC we anchored and experienced one of the most spectacular sunsets I have ever seen. As the sun set behind a wall of fog on the other side of the island, it burned through an opening like a [...]

May 4, 2013 Canada

928-Project Kaisei – Ships

Sailing out of Vancouver and into the shipping lanes we encountered many working boats of all sizes. Here are just a few of the many shapes and sizes along the way. CLICK HERE TO SEE A GALLERY OF SHIPS [...]

May 3, 2013 Canada

926-Ships Wheels – Steveston, BC

Ever wondered where they make the wheels for ships? Well I have, and here’s where they used to do it. This historic wheel shop at the Maritime Museum at the Britannia Heritage Shipyard in Steveston, BC was filled with the [...]

May 2, 2013 Canada

925-Signs – Vancouver, Canada

I don’t know what they were selling, but it’s wrong. Maybe they needed to get together with these guys?   [...]

May 2, 2013 Canada, Crazy Stuff

924-Kaisei Misc Photos

Some miscellaneous photos that don’t go with any other set I thought were really cool. [...]

March 20, 2013 Canada

923-Dragon Boats

During our visit to Vancouver, we happened to be around for the annual Dragon Boat Festival and race in Steveston, BC. This year over sixty corporate as well as non-profit teams from across western Canada competed. Each team consisted of [...]

March 20, 2013 Canada