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World Voyage 8

World Circumnavigation Voyage

Picton Castle was originally scheduled to set sail on a year-long voyage to the South Pacific in May 2020.  Because of COVID-19, that didn’t happen and we had to delay the start of the voyage. Originally we delayed until July, then until October, and a few weeks ago we further postponed, pushing the start of […]

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World Voyage 5

The Lights of Suva

As the Picton Castle sailed into Suva Harbour on the 25th of September, after a sweet sailing passage from Pukapuka in the northern Cook Islands, the crew could not help but remark that it was strange and somewhat surreal to see big city lights once more. In sailing across the South Pacific it had been […]