Earlier this week Virginia left Bequia southbound for Carriacou in the
southern Grenadines. After a quick stop in
Carriacou, they'll head to Grenada
on Wednesday. Harvey
Gamage is currently in Grenada
where they are engaging in a large service project, interacting with local
students while planting cocoa trees on a plantation. While on the island
they'll explore, do some hiking, visit waterfalls and spend more time with
local students. They'll haul anchor on Wednesday, headed southeast toward Trinidad, a two-day passage. Amistad crew
continues with shipboard maintenance while berthed in Old San Juan. All are
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