Lipton’s seat in Sri Lanka: The ultimate guide

We very nearly gave Lipton’s seat in Sri Lanka a miss. We didn’t think the views could be more incredible than the ones we had already seen (The Knuckles Range mountains, Horton Plains, Lover’s Leap waterfall, Ella rock), and we weren’t really sure what else there was to do...
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The Meltemi

A tale of courage and survival Based on a true story by Two Get Lost They had heard tales before of a violent wind that blew from the North. A wind that was unpredictable and wild. A wind that put fear into the hearts of all at sea. A...
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2 days in London: The ultimate guide

2 days in London is just about long enough to see some of the most important sights and get a feel for the diverse and vibrant culture in England’s capital city. Here you can take a morning stroll next to the Queens palace, spend the afternoon visiting the dinosaurs...
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Ski trip packing list: What to pack for a ski holiday

First time skiing and clueless about your ski trip packing list should be? Don’t worry, I’ve been there! When Adam suggested we go on a ski trip I was thrilled. Until the realisation kicked in. I’d never been skiing, and he had spent five winters doing ski seasons. I...
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Kyparissia in the Peloponnese: A cruisers guide

Kyparissia is a logical stop for any cruiser on the sail down the West coast of mainland Greece. Although navily and navionic reviews don’t rave about this coastal town we found it had more to offer than first appearances suggested. The ‘town quay’ in Kyparissia, or perhaps more fittingly...
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Living on a sailboat: A typical day aboard

Living on a sailboat-our ultimate dream and the dream of so many. But what is it really like to live on board a sailboat. I have tried really hard to give a realistic view of what life is like, the ups and downs of sailing and all that comes...
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Sailing gifts for sailors: The ultimate list

Finding the perfect sailing gifts Finding the perfect sailing gifts to give is a pretty hard task, especially if you’re not a sailor yourself. One of things Adam and I get asked the most is ‘But what can we buy you!?’ Having very little space and having spent a...
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Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door: The ultimate guide

Visiting Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door have always been high on my list of things to do and growing up only a few hours away, I wish I had visited sooner. Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door are, in my opinion, some of the most dramatic and beautiful parts of...
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Saving water on a sailboat

Saving water on a sailboat is not something I ever really thought about until I started to live on one. I am ashamed to admit that I have never been the worlds biggest eco-warrior. Sure, I dutifully did my recycling, I took my canvas bags to the supermarket and...
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Sant Carles de la Rapita

At the edge of the wild and rugged Delta de l’Ebre, set against a backdrop of mountains, lies the fishing village Sant Carles de la Rapita.  Although the town itself is not necessarily worth a visit, the surrounding area with it’s incredible diversity makes it well worth a trip....
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