day 2 sunbathing, Monday 29th of May
we passed the Turks and Caics Islands in the early hours of dawn. we also passed Hispaniola Island at a distance of 35 miles. annie finch taught the morning workshop and david lehman taught the afternoon workshop.
during the afternoon, the ship set a course to transit north of the "Mona Passage" which is one of the most important entry points for shipping into the Caribbean. around midnight we passed 40 nautical miles north of San Juan, Puerto Rico.