With Covid Lockdowns eased and Sonrisa’s crew looking more ship-shape, we cast off to explore the famous cruising and sailing grounds of Mahe, Seychelles to enjoy bluewater swimming, star gazing, and a barbeque on a white sand beach.
May 12, 2020. 60 days down, 30 remaining on our Maldivian Tourist Visa. It’s been a couple weeks since the Radio Transmission to Scare the Ink Out of Me, and our anchor is still nestled in the Maldivian sand. For a brief moment, we thought we might be turning back. After all the worried contac
Raise your hand in comments below! We have so much to tell you. I have so many stories I haven’t been able to write! In a nutshell, at the beginning of November, we tucked Sonrisa away on land again, placed the cat back on her roof with her best friend Bess and our good friends who live in the la
When are you leaving Langkawi? What’s taking so long? Are you losing momentum? Are you giving up on the circumnavigation? If I had a penny for all the times I’ve been asked these questions in the last few months, I’d be able to sail around for an extra year. But, how does a marathon runner mak
After our Tai Chi Class, we take an Intro to Hatha Yoga Class, enjoy $7.00 Balinese Massages, then return to the Yoga Barn an hour and a half early for what Andrew dubs “Competitive Meditation”. We get in the back of a line stretching from the front desk into the courtyard to put our name
It’s strange to say this, but we won’t be home for Thanksgiving this year. This is the first holiday season in which we are away from family and friends, ever, in our lives. It’s a strange feeling. We have a lot of sailing to get done before January, so while you are all eating turkey we are set
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A word from El Capitán.