November 8, 2019

Goodbye to Grenada

After three amazing months exploring the beautiful island of Grenada, on October 25 we officially checked out of the country and pointed Borealis' bow north.

October 19, 2019

Hashing it out in Grenada

One of the most unique and fun things we've done while in Grenada is participate in the weekly hash runs.

The Hash House Harriers are an international social running club. You can learn a little more about the 75-year old hash tradition here: https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hash_House_Harriers. Despite its popularity around the globe - friends have shared stories of hashing in the States and many other countries - we never heard of hashing before arriving to Grenada.



October 8, 2019

Chasing waterfalls in Grenada

Grenada's white sandy beaches are an attraction for many, but its lush green mountainous interior may be the biggest draw for us. Hiking has always been a favorite activity of ours, and when you add in a spectacular crystal waterfall as the destination, we couldn't ask for a better adventure.

September 18, 2019

Life Lately: Adventures in Grenada

We've been staying busy in Grenada while waiting out hurricane season by exploring the island, making new friends, tackling boat projects, and planning for our next cruising season.

Despite only one major hurricane this season (Dorian), it’s been an active weather season

August 30, 2019

Grenada’s Spicemas Carnival

Grenada's Carnival, known as Spicemas, celebrates emancipation and takes place the second Monday and Tuesday of August in the capital, St Georges. Celebrations kick off weeks earlier with musical soca and steel pan band competitions, beauty pageants (where a king and queen are crowned), parades, and craft and cultural fairs.