My favourite things about living on a boat

‘What’s living on a boat really like?’  Since moving onto a liveaboard this is one of the questions I get asked the most.  Well actually, that’s not entirely true.  I get questions like ‘Where do you shower?’  ‘How do you get water?’ and ‘Does it move all the time?’ ...
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Saving money-what we have learnt from living on a budget

  Saving money is not easy in this day and age.  The new number one thing Adam and I now say is….. ‘Sorry, we’ve got no money’ Obviously this is a lie.  What we really mean is that we have no money for fun because we have no jobs...
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Trekking in the Knuckles Mountain Range, Sri Lanka

  Trekking in the Knuckles Mountain Range was one of the best parts of our trip and something that we would highly recommend.  After booking our flights to Sri Lanka one of the first things we looked at was trekking options.  But researching treks in Sri Lanka wasn’t as...
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That time we had to wee in a bucket…

    For three months. The biggest falling out me and Adam have ever had (so far, I’ll keep you updated!) occurred around the two month fixing up the boat mark. ‘I just don’t think you like living on a boat’ he said. I had been moany and snappy...
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Travel planning for idiots- long term travel on a tight budget

Delving into budget travel options.  How we went about planning travel without work and why the decision was such a hard one! I suck at making decisions.  My Mum knows that when her phone rings it’s probably me, calling to double check that I’m allowed to do whatever it...
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I’m on a boat!

But it’s not going fast, and I don’t have a nautical themed pashmina afghan…but if that’s what you’re looking for you can find one here. (who knew Lonely Island were setting fashion trends) For those of you who have seen the video ‘On a Boat’ by Lonely Island, living onboard...
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The beginning of our adventure

Hi! If you’re reading this (mum) you probably assume that after months of asking ‘so what are your plans!?’ with the unsatisfactory reply of ‘not sure yet’ we have finally made up our minds. Sorry to disappoint. We are in fact jobless, homeless (apart from our work site of a...
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