Oct. 9 – Ambore-Loone, Ambae – crashing waves

We were glad to leave Vanihe and find a more calm anchorage.  Three plus hours later we arrived at Ambore-Loone but it definitely wasn’t calm.  It was a roadstead and the only option we had unless we wanted to sail all night to Espiritu Santo.

Strong waves pounded against the rocky shore and created a rolling and bouncing sensation onboard.  No way could we take a dinghy to shore so we hunkered down and watched movies.  No photo could capture the dreariness of this place.  At the merest hint of daybreak we pulled the anchor up and left.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s