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10 Amazing Forgotten Explorers

Sometimes it’s not enough to be the first, to go the farthest, or even to chart the uncharted. Historical memory can be a fickle mistress, which is why we’ve decided to right historical injustice and celebrate the oft-overlooked pioneers of exploration. 1,793 more words


Beth Leonard: Author, Circumnavigator, and Motivator

How many people have you heard say, “Someday I want to sail around the world?” How many people do you know who have actually done it? 296 more words


A blog award!

Thank you to A Family Afloat for nominating us for the Liebster Award!

The Liebster Award helps bloggers connect: one person nominates various blogs he or she enjoys reading, asks them some questions, and then they nominate other blogs.  1,606 more words

Arctic Voyage

Voyage of the Magellan

The Voyage of the Magellan

(for Thornco Productions)

“Mrs. Clinton, I now have my view—
And acknowledge all warnings as true:
Ah, confession belated! 16 more words

Convoy to Tawau

I’ve written this blog for the cruisers that are coming along after us. It has waypoints of the anchorages we used, which should all be checked before use. 3,065 more words

Port Posts


Contrairement aux idées reçues, au XVI ème siècle la rotondité de la Terre était en réalité une évidence acquise pour tout le monde, et ce depuis l’Antiquité. 315 more words

Renaissance Et Siècle Des Ténèbres