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Looking toward the horizon

My XOJane It Happened to Me article (yes, the one that started it all) is now in “syndication,” being now hosted on the excellent travel site Matador Network. 302 more words


All Rush 'n' Tear

The trip to Nordenham was slightly more convoluted than at first anticipated. Instead of being dropped off on the way past from Sweden, we carried on to the Hook of Holland as there was some uncertainty about when the German job might begin (by the time we’d got to the Hook, the confirmation had come through). 520 more words

Building A Car

Sail 2015

We’ve just had SAIL2015 here in Amsterdam, an extravaganza of tall ships, small ships and sailing fans that occurs every five years. I went to look at ships as they came in, it’s a big thrill to see them. 29 more words


The Swedish Ship Gotheborg

Sail Amsterdam is over, it’s now sunrise on the morning after departure Sailing to Dover on #TheSwedishShipGotheborg, arriving Friday. An event not to be missed !


Sail Amsterdam

When we arrived in Holland we found out that Sail Amsterdam was in progress.  What is it?  Well, it is one of the largest maritime events in the world.   229 more words


Venezuelan Tall Ship Simón Bolívar to Dock in Nassau Harbour

What a beauty! The Venezuelan Navy Training Vessel, the tall ship Simón Bolívar, will dock at the Nassau Harbour August 22-26, 2015. The ship will be open to the public for tours from noon until 6:00pm on August 22, and from 9:00am to 6:00pm on August 23-25. 141 more words