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Uppermost in our minds over the past few days as we cruise through the beautiful atolls of The Maldives, is that picturesque island chain of Vanuatu which has very sadly been devastated by Cyclone Pam.   144 more words

Yacht Pipistrelle

Sun and Snorkelling in The Maldives

Idyllic spot?

Who could resist diving from Pipistrelle into the tempting crystal clear waters of these islands?

So we’re getting way ahead of ourselves here, and publishing this post out of sequence.   249 more words

Yacht Pipistrelle

The Slowest Passage Ever!

Pipistrelle sails from Sri Lanka to The Maldives

The passage south from Trincomalee along the east coast of Sri Lanka is best undertaken with northerly winds, as a northerly flowing current of up to 2.2 knots was running when we left on 28th February.  308 more words

Yacht Pipistrelle

Future Traveler-I Want to Buy an Island! (The Maldives)

Hey travelers!

A colleague of mine asked me if my long-term dreams consist of buying an island. I told him that if I suddenly won the lottery and/or found a rich man then I’m sure buying an island would be on my to do list. 329 more words

Future Traveler

The Maldives - Cocoa Island, COMO

The Maldives

It’s obvs paradise and whenever I see anyone’s holiday pictures I feel intense pangs of jealousy. WHY NOT ME? WHY AM I LONDON, IN THE RAIN WITH ALL THE OTHER MISERABLE SODS. 419 more words

Travel And Tourism

Still On Their Fast Train

A rare sighting at the Mississippi Studios of Seattle’s The Maldives, a band still driving hard on their latest record, “Muscle for the Wing” (Spark and Shine, 2012). 117 more words

Alt Country

Gazing Into the Fire

There’s a plaintive thought in an as yet unreleased new song, “Rest,” by the recording artist Sam Fowles, that speaks of being in the wind, longing for shelter, but accepting there are places we still have to go, so we go anyway, hoping for rest, traveling on. 658 more words

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