Leaving Honolulu

After only two weeks on shore the Kwai set sail again for a short trip to the Line Islands and back. A stretch of 1180nm which should take us about eight days to reach Christmas Island, our first port of call. Departure was set for 1600h but we had a slight delay...

KWAI was cast off from her lines

KWAI was cast off from her lines and  departed Pier 31 in Honolulu yesterday at 16:00 hours. Once out of the harbor all sails were raised  she caught  a 15 knot NE wind.  UP until midnight the wind held steady and KWAI was averaging a nice 6 1/2 knots. After midnight...