In May 2017 we will be leaving our professional careers and in the spirit of freedom and adventure setting off on our 46’ yacht ‘Tranquilo’ to sail over 20,000 nautical miles – 37,000 km – around the world. We will pick up the yacht in Europe and spend three months cruising the Mediterranean before heading across to … Continue reading Our 20,000 Nautical Mile Voyage
Our intention is to equip our 46’ yacht to blue water standard. The aim is to keep it simple while ensuring complete safety for crossing oceans. Challenges will include 2,900 NM ocean crossings, north sea fog, 8 knot tidal currents in the world’s busiest shipping channels, floating shipping containers, reefs in poorly charted Pacific atolls. And … Continue reading Preparation: Our Yacht, Equipment and Training
In the 15 years we have been sailing , we have sailed in some of the most exotic sailing destinations around the world, including Sardinia and Corsica, Croatia, Greece, and the Great Barrier Reef.