July 13, 2021

OUR ASA TUSCANY AND ELBA CRUISE WAS A BLAST!

Post-pandemic life is starting to become more or less normal again. After an exciting cruise in the Gulf of Fethiye in Turkey, we came back to […]
June 9, 2021

TURKEY IS TOPS! Our 2021 ASA Sailing Trip

After a thirteen-hour long flight from Miami to Istanbul on Turkish Airlines, with screaming kids in the row across the aisle from my seat, we arrived […]
February 17, 2020

DENNIS THE MAN FROM VIS

Sailing is one of those activities that always let you meet and get to know interesting people. Our friend Dennis and his lovely wife, Bise, in […]
November 11, 2019

INDEPENDENT PURSUIT ATLANTIC CROSSING 2018 (Part 1)

Independent Pursuit Atlantic Crossing 2018 Preamble: Back in June of 2018, while sailing in Croatia during our annual flotilla, I noticed that my peripheral vision in […]
November 14, 2019

INDEPENDENT PURSUIT ATLANTIC CROSSING 2018 (Part 2)

SEPTEMBER 1: Breakfast is served in the officers’ mess from 07:30 to 08:30 and I went down the four decks to get whatever I still could […]
November 14, 2019

INDEPENDENT PURSUIT ATLANTIC CROSSING 2018 (Part 3)

SEPTEMBER 2: The alarm on my iPhone woke me up at 7:45, after a very restful night. A quick shower later, I went down to the […]
November 14, 2019

INDEPENDENT PURSUIT ATLANTIC CROSSING 2018 (Part 4)

SEPTEMBER 3: My big mistake last night when I was on the bridge was to have a cup of coffee before heading back to my cabin […]
November 14, 2019

INDEPENDENT PURSUIT ATLANTIC CROSSING 2018 (Part 5)

SEPTEMBER 4: I had forgotten to change the hours on my iPhone and the alarm went off too late.  Quick shower and headed for breakfast even […]