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"Tyne" Kayak

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kayak on deck Claire and Sim explore Nina, Jennifer and Antonio in kayak
On Deck Explorers Three Generations

Nico and Jerry kayak (by Jennifer)

kayak quartet
Two Guys Quartet!

We bought this kayak in Langkawi, Malaysia in April 2006 from another cruising boat which found it drifting, badly damaged and encrusted with barnacles. We restored it for exploring mangrove channels, rivers, creeks, little islands and hongs. It had its faults but we had some fun times in it. Our guests aboard in Southeast Asia also enjoyed using it. We gave it away in 2010 in Langkawi because we thought it would be more trouble than it was worth on the voyage to South Africa. Perhaps we will acquire another kayak someplace where exploration of shallow corners makes this worthwhile.