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 and have dinner in a landscaped garden 38 storeys high. London is one of those places that most people only dream… Read More »2 Days In London: The Ultimate Guide
First time ski trip? We’ve got you covered, literally. From skiing essentials to items you should hire once you’re out there, this is the ultimate guide to your ski trip packing essentials.
The West side of the marina reports shallower depths, and was empty bar one catamaran when we arrived. With our shallow draft we decided to come alongside here and had depths of 2.9m (though after a little scout around we could see some rocks and debris that may effect boats with a bigger draft). The north westerly wind blows right through the gap in the harbour wall here so we… Read More »Kyparissia In The Peloponnese: A Cruisers Guide
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 with it. But a few days ago Adam and I experienced a day that so perfectly sums up our experience of… Read More »Living On A Sailboat: A Typical Day Aboard
The ultimate sailing gifts for sailors. If you’re looking for the perfect sailing gift for a special someone then look no further. We’ve organised these sailing gifts into three categories-practical sailing gifts for those that love useful presents, tech sailing gifts for the tech savvy and luxury sailing gifts that are little more fun and a bit different. Hopefully this will help you find the perfect present!
Don’t miss the iconic Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove on your visit to England. Found on the UKs south coast in Dorset, this area will take your breath away in more ways that one. With stunning scenery, cliff top walks a plenty and some adrenaline pumping activities to get involved in, you’ll want more than just a few days to explore this British seaside retreat.
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 drove my small car only when I had to (ok, ok, the last one is simply because I couldn’t afford a… Read More »Saving Water On A Sailboat
How much does it cost to live on board a sailboat? The question we needed the answer to beyond any other question was how much does it REALLY cost to live on a sailboat. We scoured the internet for clues and got figures ranging from £500 a month to £2000-surely something had to wrong with one of those figures! We decided that if some people could manage on an extremely… Read More »How much does it really cost to live on board a sailboat?
Don’t miss out on a visit to Nairobi’s Elephant Orphanage on your trip to Kenya’s colourful capital. This place will leave you feeling warm inside for more reasons than one. And who can resist these beautiful creatures on their travels to the safari capital of the world.