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Marina Creep

Don’t fall prey to the horrible condition of marina creep!

Marina creep is a term I’ve created to describe the knotting dark feeling that a cruiser gets after day three of being in a marina. By the third morning, a marina moored sailor wakes with a heavy heart and a sense of dread that seems to appear from left field. Let me back up so […]

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B-1/B-2 Visa

How to get a B-1 B-2 visa for sailing in and around America

About the B1 B-2 visa…If you’re like me and you’re an American, you don’t need a visa to sail to America. But, if you’re like my husband (Simon), who holds only a British passport, or like our crew member (Eve), who holds a New Zealand passport, you will need to sort out a visa before […]

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Things got worse

Things got worse

On the third morning we realised that we didn't have enough diesel to get us to Gibraltar. The wind was consistently not in our favor so we had to … [Read More...]

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