Photo Album August to November 1999: South Pacific
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(left) A typical view from the road that circles the island. (right) A glorious sunset from Heartsong III in the lagoon looking out to sea.
(left) Alan hangs with Sea Witch at the Bora Bora Yacht Club. (right) Alan loads provisions into the dinghy for the week's passage to Tonga.
Palmerston Atoll, Cook Islands
Left: Alan with J.J. and Pearl Marsters. Right: Voyagers baby-sit during the daily beach volleyball tournament.
We get together for a memorable musical evening with members of the Marsters family.
Kingdom of Tonga
The intrepid crew of Attu at Neiafu Harbour races in Vava'u. It's not that they came in dead last. They just got more time to enjoy the race than anybody else. (Is there any more beer??)
Left: Our hostesses at a Tongan birthday party. Center: One of the many perfect deserted islands in the Vava'u Group. Right: Saturday market.
Landfall Whangarei, where the first order of business was a mocha latte on the crowded, colorful Town Basin wharf. At right: Cruising kids from s/v Toucan enjoy a Saturday afternoon in Town Basin.
Voyage of Heartsong III