Sailing over lemons

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Before I became a wandering sea gypsy, I owned a farm in the Alpujarra Mountains in Southern Spain where I trained Andalucian horses. Shortly after I bought the place, Chris Stewart the former drummer of the rock group Genesis, published …

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Coming soon… our new book!

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Dear friends, we have been typing away for a long time and finally our first book is (almost) ready! It is written for everyone that loves the sea and is thinking about going sailing. Which boat to buy and where, …

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Happy New Year!

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HAPPY 2015 TO ALL OF OUR FRIENDS AROUND THE WORLD! SREČNO 2015 VSEM! FELICE ANNO NUOVO A TUTTI I NOSTRI AMICI IN GIRO PER IL MONDO!

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Pacific Crossing Video

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Hello everyone We had a few rainy days here in Fakarava which was great for two reasons: 1) We finally managed to top up our water tank with our new raincatcher 2) I finally found the time to finish the …

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Tahuata

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Here we are, in French Polinesia, having fun. After a few days of Hiva Oa we moved to the island of Tahuata which has one of the few white sand beaches in the Marquesas. We had wood fires on the …

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Arrived or rather “limped” into Hiva Oa with a number of repairs to make. Very happy to be here amongst all these lovely chilled people

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After 3000 Nm and 34 days of sailing we are now finally in French Polinesia!  A few photos from the long voyage: This is “mutton Geoff” who was our companion for 3 weeks…. we missed him when he left (sea …

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See you in the next port!

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Cruising is all about making friends in exotic places. It was hard to leave La Paz today, because this city is full of people we love. But we’ve got many morning hugs, calls on the radio, waves from neighbours, even Marionetto’s …

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New chapter

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Dear friends Today is the day we worked so hard for. We are finally setting sail for the South Pacific. Rick managed to fix our pactor modem which means that we will be able to get some emails while at …

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Surf’s up!

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Some pictures from our first surfing day ever:

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Sailing back across the Sea

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The hurricane Cosme just missed us and left some great wind behind. Today we will jump on it and sail back to Baja California, to see our friends in La Paz (can’t wait!) and do some great snorkeling on the islands. The …

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