Month: September 2020

Sunken TREASURES & Volcanoes – Tranquilo Ep.55

Join us as we explore the islands of La Graciosa and Lanzarote, the eastern most islands of the Canaries, getting in amongst their not-so-dormant volcanoes and other fantastic landscapes, and…

/ September 18, 2020

Beat the heat in the Sea of Cortez

How do you stay cool in the Sea of Cortez? Summers place it among the hottest cruising grounds in the world. We’ve spent time during four different summers in the…

/ September 18, 2020

Sailing Avocet | FINALLY Painting Our Sailboat!

In this video you will see the crew of Avocet combat difficult weather issues, deal with delays caused by COVID, and overcome mental challenges presented by the situations at hand.…

/ September 13, 2020

Weather routing for passages

Jamie will be the first to tell you he’s not a weather router. But weather advice has crept into the work we do with coaching clients, as we seek to…

/ September 11, 2020

INTO The ATLANTIC: A STORMY Rough Welcome! – Tranquilo Sailing Around the World Ep.54

Join us as we finally enter the Atlantic, and face our toughest passage to date as we sail for the Canary Islands. Off the back of the most easterly hurricane…

/ September 4, 2020

Preparing a boat for haulout

Leaving Puerto Peñasco’s harbor in our wake last December, I really expected it would be years – many years! – before we returned. But, 2020! Now we’re preparing to haulout…

/ September 1, 2020