Sailing Around the World, having a boat helps

baby on board

A year ago we announced to the world our new plan to SAIL around the world. So what happened to it? Well, the truth is: we have no sailing experience, nor the time or money to do a voyage for …
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Boat For Sale: Randers Sagitta 20

randers sagitta 20

We are selling our boat, a Randers Sagitta 20, proudly named the Pinguin! (We never changed names when we bought it, we thought the name suited the boat so well). The prospect : Randers Sagitta 20 – Pinguin Verkauf that …
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How to sail around the world with zero experience and no fuel?

unleash sailing

While questing for youtube videos on bluewater sailing we came across Pauli Juppi’s video “How to sail around the world with zero experience and no fuel?” a summary of his plan and a request for help in his project. Check …
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Test Prologue To Motorcycle Trip Through Turkey Ebook

Simson Swalbe

I am presently writing the first draft of what will be the book of our motorcycle trip  from Germany to Turkey and back. I keep swinging back to the prologue. How much background info is really needed? This was our …
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2 Great Sailing Podcast Episodes

Patrick sailing with Mango the dog

Patrick has me listening to episodes of The Sailing Podcast, and I have to admit I am really enjoying them. I have been jumping around and not going in order (unlike my German counterpart) so I can not say these …
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Part 2 of Sailing With A Toddler & A Dog: Lessons Learned

sailing with a dog

If you read last weeks post on sailing with a toddler and a dog, you could not be blamed for coming to the conclusion that I have sworn off the endeavour forever. If you had even asked me if I …
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Sailing With A Toddler & A Dog: A 2 Week Adventure, Part 1

sailing with a baby and a dog

We want to sail around the world. By we I mean Patrick. My take is that I want to continue travelling and sailing seems like it could be a great way to do it. (That is asides from the ocean …
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World Travel With Baby (And Babies): With A Sail Boat?

baby on a sailboat

Regular readers of Unleash know that since we have had our daughter our motorcycle adventures have been put on hold. There is just something about an infant on a motorcycle that doesn’t sit well with me. At least, beyond the …
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Berlin To Szczecin: A Weekend Sailing Adventure

sailing with baby

For our family vacation this year we decided we would sail our boat from Szczecin (also known as Stetten), Poland to the German island of Rügen and back again. The only kink in the plan was that our boat was …
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Riding a Motorcycle to Turkey: But First You Need A German Motorcycle License

learning to ride

And the title refers to ME in particular needing a German motorcycle license rather than anyone at all. The first trip I did riding my own bike was in the summer of 2008 when Patrick and I rode from Germany …
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