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de Gast recalled that during the voyage he was “alone—but never lonely.” --by David Gendell
One thing I have always found a bit odd about sailing is how often sailors like to motor.
Great video of one group's charter vacation to Croatia.
This past summer, I was aboard Calypso concocting a Thai noodle dish to serve to guests who had won a daysail on our boat at
Whenever we meet someone new and they find out what we’re doing, they usually stamp out something like, “You guys are living the dream!” And, we are.
"Family traditions will endure, with or without me. But a good 10 – 12 knots on a 50-degree day might not present itself ever again on Christmas Day." --by Steve Allen
Sometimes I look our cats right in the eye and say, “You loved Spain, didn’t you?” or I’ll say, “Doesn’t this remind you of Africa?” or “You really liked this food in Portugal!” And
If you own a sailboat and you’ve always wanted to ply the Intracoastal Waterway (ICW), you’re in for a new experience.