Author: Photos by Michael K. Hawkins

Cruising currency

Money makes the world go ‘round, and if you’re already cruising or just planning your waterway adventure, it’s one of the necessary pieces of gear you’ll need to keep you afloat!

Circumnavigating Vanua Levu

The 332 islands that make up the Pacific nation of Fiji offer the cruising sailor a bluewater playground of options.

The “clearing in” dance

Clearing into and out of countries can be as simple as the waltz or as complicated as the tango, but it is always a memorable experience.