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The Skies of Europa

By: Jack Cox

The winds have been so strong since we embarked from Horta that I was beginning to think that I would never have the chance to see Europa from the skies. I woke up this morning after a few games of late night poker...

July 2022

7 days Out of Horta

By: Klaas Gaastra

We had a good day of sailing until the beginning of this afternoon the wind is becoming  a light air now and it is forecasted that is will stay light through the rest of the Sunday afternoon.  ...

6 days Out of Horta

By: Klaas Gaastra

12.00 Ships time = Gmt + 1 .   We are still struggling to get on the right side of the hill which will give us a usable fair wind.    Sometimes sailing with all our canvass set and...

July 2022

Memories of a Happy Birthday

By: Sarah

The clock marches on, and another dog watch signals the end of a very special birthday. It started sooner than I would normally be awake, but phosphorescent dolphin trails, a happy birthday song on lookout, and cards and...

4 days Out of Horta

By: Klaas Gaastra

4 day s Out of Horta   12.00 Ships time = Gmt + 1 .   We are struggling to sail in a N-NE.ly direction sometimes the winds allow s u s that course but most of the time we have to...

June 2022
June 2022

Novice Sailor Week 7 – The Home Run

By: Mattias

With the Azores fast approaching, I find myself writing this blog aboard for the last time. It has been an immense trip, many thousands of miles passing some of the most remote places – but this is not yet the time for...

Almost in Horta

By: Klaas Gaastra

TUES D AY   2 1s t of June 20 22 ,   12.00 Ships time = Gmt .   “ Under Motor power ” with the help of some fore & aft sails   2 6 days Out from...

June 2022