Upon retirement Captain Colorado Smith, a seasoned criminal investigator, is cruising solo around the world on his 44-foot custom-built sailboat. The journey is expected to last approximately five years if all goes as anticipated. Captain Smith is sailing into bloody waters with murder and mayhem all components at his first port. Colorado sails into international conspiracy and intrigue that must be stopped. With the help of a mysterious benefactor, can Colorado and his friends stop the on going plans of kidnapping, destruction and terror? When Colorado fails to keep in contact with friends back home, they start their own investigation. Upon locating him, they find themselves in over their heads. What's the smugglers real agenda? Are local officials helping voluntarily? Why have so many vessels and crews disappeared? Can Colorado and his friends solve the conundrum, or will Colorado himself become part of that mystery? Colorado's adventure is propelled into a tailspin by the so-called smugglers. But they have old Peppy. a transplanted local notorious influential individual who has plans to end their illegal use of this quaint little fishing village, he now calls home.