Month: July 2020

GO WEST – Splendid LAST DAYS SAILING in the MED – Tranquilo Sailing Around the World Ep.51

Join us for our last days sailing in the Med as we have a couple of fantastic days sailing west towards Gibraltar and the entrance to the Med. Along the…

/ July 30, 2020

Going in the face of uncertainty

Taking our children under the Golden Gate Cheering on a family beginning their cruising dreams this morning, I imagined the wonders in store for them and thought about our steps…

/ July 27, 2020

Bookaholic while cruising

Can you ever have enough books? When we bought our magic carpet in 2007, Totem’s shelf space was leaner than suited our family, particularly with three young children at a…

/ July 20, 2020

How do you know where to anchor?

The deceptively simple question – how do you know where to anchor? – is more nuanced than some imagine. In our hyperconnected world, it’s the kind of straightforward information that…

/ July 15, 2020

BAREFEET in IBIZA – Tranquilo Sailing Around the World Ep. 49

Join us as we leave the wilds of Ibiza’s north coast and head for the party town Ibiza is most know for. We party with an old friend and then…

/ July 8, 2020

Reassurance from Baja’s bounty

Cruisers obsess over food sourcing and long-term storage more than the typical person. Over-provisioning is one of the classic new cruiser mistakes that even seasoned cruisers are prone to make.…

/ July 8, 2020