Aruba and how I did (not) get to see the flamingos

They say life happens when you are busy making plans. One of my superstitions is never plan a day out in port as it will never work as I plan it. Either we get a random inspection or I get very busy that day, truth is that best days at shore where most times the … Continue reading Aruba and how I did (not) get to see the flamingos

The Great River story; sailing on the Mississippi river on a Monday morning

Sometimes one must stop and smell the roses. When I look back on the sailing experiences I had so far (crossing the Panama canal, the Suez channel, Alaska inside passages, St Lawrence river) and today I got the chance to sail on the second largest river in North America, the Mississippi river, I mean, hold … Continue reading The Great River story; sailing on the Mississippi river on a Monday morning