If, like us, you aren’t rich and are considering the cruising lifestyle, you’ll need to come up with a way of earning money while you travel. First things first. If you want to truly enjoy the cruising experience and spend more time sailing, snorkeling, and fishing than working, you’ll need to make some compromises.
Log – 28 April to 1 May, 2017 We’re three days into our adventure. Actually, to call it an adventure is to undersell it a bit. We’ve completely changed our lives. On Friday we stuffed our trusty car to the gunwales, and made the last journey down to Falmouth from Manchester. We couldn’t fit another
Most dictionaries define sailors as people who go sailing. Sounds reasonable. But sailors aren’t just sailors. When the engine needs fixing, they’re mechanics. When a pipe leaks, they’re plumbers. When a fuse blows, they’re electricians. Self-sufficiency at sea depends on having a vast repertoire of skills and abilities. The majority of sailors don’t set out
When most people think of sailing yachts, they think of bikini clad supermodels, sunbathing on a huge sleek yacht, being handed a cocktail by a white polo shirt clad steward. But that’s just rubbish. The reality is more like being contorted into a cockpit locker, covered in oil, trying to undo a seized bolt, so that