End of KWAI Voyage 40

Aloha, Mauri and Kia Orana all, KWAI successfully returned to Hawaii on 1 September 2017 and this officially brings Voyage 40 to a close. Woo Hoo!!! It was a good trip all around and I’m hoping that Captain Brad will write to you himself with a little more of an...

28th of August 2017, sailing North- ORCAS!

Instead of our regular port of departure, being Christmas Island, we departed further to the West from Fanning Island. Instead of our regular port of entry, being Honolulu, we are heading further to the East, towards Hilo. In total we need to gain about 270 nautical...

20th of August, Washington Island

I thought that the Kwai’s way of working was pretty darn efficient up to now, but a recent change in external factors has improved our efficiency even more. Since a few months ago, the planes of Air Kiribati have been increasing their service to the Line...

16th August 2017, a dock full of Ozzies

On arrival at the Christmas Jetty this morning, there were a couple of white men with impressive belies taking pictures of our ship. They were dressed in workers coveralls, so I guessed they were not the regular fishing-tourists. Driving my bicycle around Christmas...