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galley equipment for sailboat cooking

Must Have Galley Equipment For Sailboat Cooking

Must have galley equipment for sailboat cooking. The must have galley equipment for sailboat cooking is so completely different to the list of things I would need when cooking in a house, that galley cooking was one of the things that threw me most about living on a sailboat. You can’t use all the fancy equipment that you’ve come to rely on over the years. You don’t the space, the… Read More »Must Have Galley Equipment For Sailboat Cooking

how to start a life at sea

How To Start A Life At Sea

How to start a life at sea – the ultimate guide for anyone hoping to ‘jump ship’ ‘We’re going to put a tack in’, Adam calls from the helm. I jump to the genoa sheet, winch in hand, and prepare to put in the manoeuver that will get us back on course. As the compass swings round and the sails start to luff, I winch in hard and the boat… Read More »How To Start A Life At Sea

spending too much time with your partner

How To Cope With Spending Too Much Time With Your Partner

Before moving onto a sailboat Adam and I often wondered how people coped with spending too much time with their partner. We knew that we would be living in a very small space with each other, and rarely leave each others side. It was a genuine worry of ours, and apparently a genuinely worry of all our well meaning friends and family. It was probably the number one thing we… Read More »How To Cope With Spending Too Much Time With Your Partner

koroni in the peloponnese

Koroni In The Peloponnese

Mooring up in Koroni in the Peloponnese was a delightful surprise. The still, protected waters of the harbour reflected the hazy orange sunset and the seaside restaurants played soothing music to accompany the quiet chatter from the diners. We fell instantly in love with Koroni in the Peloponnese, and it quickly made our list of Greek towns to return to on our travels. If you’re looking for a mixture of… Read More »Koroni In The Peloponnese

what to do stuck at home

What To Do When You’re Stuck At Home

With the world in lock down and people being advised to stay indoors the big question is what to do when you’re stuck at home. I’m the first to admit that I’m pretty useless at entertaining myself. I get bored really quickly when I don’t have something to focus on, and being stuck at home is one of my worst nightmares. When I moved onto a sailboat I quickly realised… Read More »What To Do When You’re Stuck At Home

what to wear sailing

What To Wear Sailing: The Ultimate Guide

We’ve put together a complete guide on what to wear sailing. Whether you’re planning a little day trip or a proper sailing adventure, we’ve found the best sailing clothes for you and put it together in this handy guide.

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Sailing Stories

This post contains affiliate links for products we recommend Sailing Stories From Around The World Facebook Instagram Youtube Twitter Pinterest Our top pick of sailing stories from around the world.  Sometimes the next best thing to being on a sailboat, is reading about other peoples adventures in them.  Before we set off to create our very own sailing adventure, we spent hours scouring peoples sailing stories on the internet, reading… Read More »Sailing Stories