Want to go sailing but can’t afford a chart plotter? No worries. There’s an easy budget solution. You can use any Android tablet as a chartplotter with a simple app and a few maps. Ryan explains how it all works in the video in just 2 minutes. It’s simple and straightforward. We used this system
Are you considering giving the liveaboard cruiser lifestyle a go? You’re in the right place. We’ve just released a fresh new video all about how to become a minimalist liveabord sail cruiser. In this video we explain how to sail away into the sunset – from learning how to sail, buying the right boat, making a
After nearly smashing our boat into a catamaran at the local marina, we spent a few days relaxing in Ortigueira. We explored the stunning ria and the beautiful village. We were then ready to set off for Ares, where our friends Sofia and Jaime were waiting for us, to give us our brand new cruising chute.
After crossing the Bay of Biscay, we sailed westwards towards A Coruna. We did lots of day hops, stopping in Bilbao, Castro Urdiales, Laredo, Santander, and San Vicente de La Barquera. Although we felt progress was slow, with the wind always against us, we really enjoyed exploring this less known bit of Spain. We stopped
If you’ve never been to Brittany, you’re seriously missing out. The French Atlantic islands feature untamed sandy beaches, granite cliffs, and crystal clear waters; minus the tourist hoards typical of more popular destinations. They are like a small paradise in their own world. In this episode, we leave Camaret-Sur-Mer and head down the coast of
The second episode of our sailing vlog series is live. It’s an eventful one – we finish off our boat work, go on our first ever night passage, explore the beautiful Isles of Scilly, and endure a storm at anchor. We thought it’d be important to share the lessons we’ve learned from the storm, during which we
Our first ever sailing video is now on YouTube, showing a tour of our boat, a bit of sailing around Cornwall, and some info on our backstories and how we came to end up on this amazing adventure. We hope you enjoy it! If you like it, hit the like button as it helps other