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Day 16: New Reefing System, mid-Pacific

A beautiful steady breeze blew all day, once again… But in the next day or two, we knew Aldebaran would be approaching latitudes where the trade winds break down and stronger/variable winds can occur. 387 more words


Reading Without Words - Picture Sailing

Every time we move LIB from one location to the next, we read.  But I’m not talking about cruising guides or even charts, I’m talking about water.   635 more words

Familiar ports - Havna sailing region

Today, I sailed East on the Blake sea, to a unique area, maybe it’s because I’ve been here before or maybe for some other reason. Anyway its like Scandinavia, I’ve noticed that there seems to be quite a number of “vikings” on the Linden Seas, either through heritage or desire. 383 more words


Setting Sail

Where to begin? This blog is going to be a story, a documentation of a young man’s travels beginning in Australia. The goal is nothing more than seeing the beautiful people and places of this small world, and to learn as much as possible along the way. 153 more words


Good and bad feng shui

This weekend we lived in the sailboat. During the weekend we made some delightful meals. To do so we needed either casserole, chopping board, strainer, kettles or other kitchen stuff. 164 more words


RIP Spinnaker?

This red spinnaker is a colorful large, billowy sail that always invokes ‘Ahhhhs’ from the crew. It is also nearly 40 years old! Just last year, we learned that it has an amazing history. 358 more words