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On Oxygen Support

D 431 Day. 24 March, 2017

Location: La Pas Bolivia, Latin America

Status: physical status is better but still have small headache and ache in legs. 740 more words

Travel

Today in Transportation History - 1986: The Start of a Solo Triple Circumnavigation of the Globe

Jon Sanders set sail from the port city of Fremantle in the state of Western Australia for a planned record-setting series of voyages across the globe on board his 44-foot yacht Parry Endeavour. 290 more words

History

Around the world in 38 days - part one

“Call yourself a train enthusiast and you’ve never taken the Trans-Siberian railway.”

They were right when they said this to me. I’d taken the Japanese shinkansen bullet train, crossed the USA coast to coast by train, taken the French TGV, the German ICE and the Spanish AVE. 423 more words

Circumnavigation

Night circumnavigation-Waiheke

Late Saturday morning I text Paul and asked if he was feeling crazy. Instant reply comes back confirming such.

I thought a night-time lap of Waiheke Island would be a good idea, We missed out on doing the Gulf classic so this should make up for it. 1,522 more words

It is coming along... One Project at a Time.

I began manufacturing a hard dodger a couple days ago. The canvas ones are pretty and all but when you really need a dodger they just won’t stand up. 476 more words

Sailing

On this Day.....

The Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan who led the first European voyage of discovery to circumnavigate the globe.His main aim was to search the spice islands but later on finished. 193 more words

Oppppps :( The Irony of Another Major Problem Found....

I have yet again another major repair to undertake before I sail off into the wild blue yonder. 

A short time ago I was examining the anchor rollers in their twisted metal Frankenstein like frame to determine how to best manufacture a new and better system than what is there at present. 348 more words

Sailing