How Do We Afford This? - It's A Necessity
Sailing takes money. A fair bit of it, especially if you want to do it for an extended amount of time. Here are the realistic ways we have managed to afford this lifestyle.
Why Learn to Sail
Learning the basics of sailing is easy, but it takes years to truly become an expert. There is always something new to learn, and once you catch the sailing bug, you will want to learn it all. When learning to sail, a person is usually taught how to use the “sheet” to trim the sail: …
World Voyage Planner, 2nd ed. - Jimmy & Ivan Cornell - Cornell Sailing
World Voyage Planner is a comprehensive guide for planning a voyage from anywhere in the world to anywhere in the world. The fully revised and updated 2nd edition deals with all the elements that would ensure a successful voyage, by providing practical advice for would-be voyagers on planning a safe and enjoyable trip.
Ten Must-Read Books to Help You Break the Shackles and Go Sailing
Looking for some great sailing books to give you some inspiration to stop dreaming and start doing? These books put me in a sailboat and living the dream.
Storm Tactics Handbook: Modern Methods of Heaving-to for Survival in Extreme Conditions, 3rd Edition
Storm Tactics Handbook: Modern Methods of Heaving-to for Survival in Extreme Conditions, 3rd Edition, a book by Lin Pardey, Larry Pardey
World Cruising Routes, Jimmy Cornell | 9781408158883 | Boeken
World Cruising Routes. Long established as the bible for long-distance cruisers and a bestseller for more than 25 years, World Cruising Routes is the...
Book Review: Endurance – Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage
As a business student in college, leadership was a big topic of discussion. Most people want to be leaders, but not everyone has the skill and talent to do so. I was sitting in my dad’s office one …
The Kon-Tiki expedition : by raft across the South Seas by Thor Heyerdahl. This is the story of how Heyerdahl and five others crossed the Pacific Ocean on a balsa-wood raft in an extraordinary bid to prove his theory that the Polynesians undertook the same feat on such craft over a thousand years ago #epicread
2017 Challenge - Book #33 - Endurance - Shackleton's Journey
This book is the last I will get in before we leave on vacation. Today I am reviewing - Endurance - Shackleton's Journey It is under the category - A Book Set On Another Continent This is a non-fiction book about the voyage of Ernest Shackleton in 1914. He traveled to Antartica with 27 men with a plan to cross the continent on foot. After going through 1000 miles of packed ice, the Endurance got stuck in a patch of ice and could not get free. Eventually, the ship sunk and the men were…
Cruising in Seraffyn 25th Anniversary Ed. | Lin & Larry Pardey: Newsletters & Cruising Tips
“Go small, go simple, go now, say the Pardey’s.” This message has inspired three generations of sailors and kept Cruising in Seraffyn consistently near the top of nautical best seller lists for over two decades.