Two To Tango in the Wind

Janet and John Harrington's blog as they sail Tango from San Francisco, CA (USA) to the South Pacific, Tonga, New Zealand, back to the US, and beyond.

Boat Painting is DONE! (decks, cabin top, cockpit, and non-skid)

Of all the projects Janet and I have done over the years (houses, tractors, cars, boats, landscaping, etc.), this was the hardest.

The time & materials:

6 weeks of hard labor
$3200 US in paints and supplies (brushes,...

New Zealand and What We Are Up To

We arrived in NZ at Marsden Cove Marina on 13Nov 2023 after a somewhat trying sail/motor-sail from Fiji. At the end, the seas and winds simply died and I let Tango head for barn. Our NZ friends watching our AIS on Marine Traffic and were convinced we were...

Cruising Fiji

Photos in Gallery Titled 2023 Fiji. Adding more today.

Tango arrived in Fiji on 7 Sep 2023 after a gentle 3 day passage from Tonga. Our first stop was in Savusavu on the south coast of Vanua Levu. We had to slow in order to safely pass...