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That's Nuts!

Polynesian Islanders of the South Pacific have a very special navigation tool – their testicles. When sailing a boat, they dip the scrotum below the surface of water to sense the motion of the ocean and navigate to desired location. Who needs a compass?


Photo a Week Challenge - White

White is the theme for Photo a Week.

Unfortunately  in the UK, we rarely get any picturesque white snowy scenes.  So most of my photos are from last summer in Greece, where we sail out yacht.   91 more words

Sailing in Tenerife: Just Three of the Multiple Reasons to Learn Sailing

Want to take up sailing? Come sail with us at Canary Sail! A lot of sailing enthusiasts come from as far as Asia, Australia and Alaska, not just from Europe. 325 more words


Perfect View to Dodge the Crowds! (OWPC: Dodge)

This past weekend our town held a two-day celebration called WinterFest, culminating on Saturday night with fireworks and a Sailpast. This is just one of the beautifully decorated boats that I saw sail past my window all from the comfort of my bed! 47 more words


Sounds Perfect

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

WHAT do you do when you’re living in a remote part of the world where power comes out of a home-made hydro-electric generator and there are neither roads nor cell phone coverage (horrors), much less a supermarket? 542 more words

Money Matters

I Nearly Got It Right...

I noticed this man pulling up his anchor early one morning on the Gold Coast Broadwater. I aimed my camera and as I adjusted for the light, whoosh, these bunch of birds flew past. 40 more words