During 2001 Dave and Jan Hutchinson sailed from the west coast of Canada to the Mediterranean via the Panama Canal on their sailing boat, Harmonica.

During 2002 they toured the coasts of Turkey, Greece, and other countries in the Eastern Mediterranian.

In 2003 they sailed from the Canary Islands to Gambia where they sailed up the Gambia River as far inland as Jengjeng Bureh, then they sailed back across the Atlantic to Brazil.

In February 2004, Harmonica received new bottom paint and a water maker in Puerto La Cruz, Sailed through the Venezuelan Islands, Bonaire, Panama and then south to Ecuador. She took a mooring at Bahia de Caracas.

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To ask any questions, or for more information, or to be added to or removed from our mailing list, please email us at . This mail may be recieved over a HF radio, so please send only short text, and always less than 5k.

A good site that shows a history of positions and comments is http://www.pangolin.co.nz and search for call sign cff2906 (new positions) or VE0DH (old positions).

Formerly, while we were on board, you could find our position using the APRS website, or www.winlink.org and use the call sign VE0DH under "position reports".