Caribbean Tales Part 1: BVI

Cem called to ask us when we will be visiting him again. Those of you unlucky enough not to know him, Cem happens to be a professional captain and one of the most warm hearted and positive persons I’ve ever met. He also happens to live and work in British Virgin Islands which happens to be one of the top sailing destinations in the world. British Virgin … Continue reading Caribbean Tales Part 1: BVI

Baikush – The wisdom of a very stylish owl

I travel. A lot. I travel for business, for pleasure, to visit my family, sometimes to see my favourite rock band in action. And I like it. But I have a slight OCD which only triggers when I’m travelling. I have to check my travel documents once in every five minutes. Not go through them in detail, I’ve already done that at home enough times. Just to check they … Continue reading Baikush – The wisdom of a very stylish owl

Lovelocks – Sealed with a Kiss

Let’s say you’re in love and you’re sure that’s the real thing. To guarantee that you stay together forever you go to the nearest Brico, buy a padlock, write both your names on it, take your lover to the nearest bridge, lock your padlock somewhere and throw the key in the water. Romantic ? Bizarre ? Romantically bizarre ? The legend has it that if … Continue reading Lovelocks – Sealed with a Kiss

Caribbean Tales Part 2 : Gone Sailing Again

We chose St.Vincent & Grenadines, a part of the windward islands as our latest Caribbean sailing destination. As the name suggests, the island nation consists of one big island – St Vincent -and a number of islands of different sizes and characters, the Grenadines. They are a sailor’s dream with their clear turquoise waters, white beaches and almost constant trade winds. The islands of the … Continue reading Caribbean Tales Part 2 : Gone Sailing Again