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
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
How much does it cost to live on board a sailboat? Before we quit our jobs to move aboard 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… Read More »How Much Does It Really Cost To Live On Board A Sailboat?
Sailing to bustling Argostóli (Αργοστόλι), Kefalonia’s main harbour and a port of entry to Greece, was a little intimidating to us newbie sailors. So we decided to share what we had learnt in the hopes of making someone elses journey a little easier! Sadly much of Argostoli was destroyed by the 1953 earthquake and has since been re-built in a rather modern and characterless fashion. It is, however, smart looking and… Read More »Sailing In Argostoli, Kephalonia: A Cruisers Guide