Sardinia to Africa

And we are sailing again! So our engine broke down and we had to exchange it for a new one, remember? Those almost 3 months between beginning of November and Continue Reading →

New video: Escape to Italy part I (Boatnotes Ep. 11)

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Since being stuck on the boat without moving anywhere for so long wasn’t helping board moral we decided to jump on the next plane and go to mainland Italy.

5 tips for happy travel with teens

We have always been traveling with kids. First as single parents, respectively, and after Ric and I had met, together as a family. Our experience ranges from traveling with babies and Continue Reading →

Next chapter, finally!

After 4 weeks in Carloforte, desperately trying to organize a new engine, we could finally take the next step and move to the shipyard where the engine is going to Continue Reading →

The new engine. Dramedy in 3 acts.

Only 3 weeks after we came back to Sardinia and a mere 2 1/2 weeks after we decided to get a new engine, things are moving and we are thrilled! Continue Reading →

Engine troubles and rescue missions in the South of Sardinia!

Finally, after 5 long weeks, I have my laptop back and I am as happy as a clam and I can continue posting! Right now we are stuck in San Continue Reading →

Highlights so far Part II (Corfu – Sardinia)

After leaving Corfu with yet more thunderstorms and strong wind we arrived in the South of Italy after a super exhausting night of waves, more wind and – of course Continue Reading →

Highlights so far Part I (Corinth Canal – Corfu)

Since I haven’t been able to post anything over the last couple of weeks, here a brief recap of places we have visited so far and the highlights! After going Continue Reading →

Boating and Money

Boating is for people with money. At least that’s the dominant impression over these last couple of days. All those super yachts with crew and even their own helicopter that Continue Reading →