Sailing

Knowing your dream…

Some time ago (at the end of May this year) on our Facebook page Wind Travelers I have decided to create a poll and ask people what we should do. There was only one question – should we travel the world or buy a sailing boat. Even when I was asking this question, deep down […]

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Tassen Museum, Amsterdam – enjoyable trip inside famous bags and purses!

A person’s bag or a purse is a personal affair. It can tell a story or shed a light on someone’s personality. A purse can be an extension to our wallets, for the things which are precious to us but too big to fit in our wallets. It can store memories, travel souvenirs, everyday essentials. […]

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Living on a houseboat in Amsterdam – Hendrika Maria story.

I have started my day with a cup of coffee and a bite to eat for breakfast in the cafe on the nearby roundabout. On a Saturday morning at 9am Amsterdam was calm and strangely quiet. Just a few passersby, with a purposeful and quick walk,  went by my table, looking straight ahead. A friendly […]

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The last home of Marie Antoinette – the Conciergerie

“Most of the time you did not stay for a very long in the Conciergerie: you arrived there before being brought before the Revolutionary tribunal and then left immediately after sentencing. The prisoners were very different: as the category of “suspect” was very broad, political opponents lived alongside criminals or counterfeit money makers. The atmosphere […]

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The flames, the tears and the loss – saying goodbye to Notre Dame, Paris

We were standing on the train platform waiting for our train to the airport when Paris lost one of the most iconic buildings – Notre Dame cathedral.

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The Norway – Denmark sailing adventure – Kronborg castle, Helsingør.

The Kronborg castle was the first sign to welcome us in Helsingor. I loved the way it looked. I loved that it was just there, like it has been for nearly 400 years, now a welcome sign for all the sailors, promising incredible adventure inside its guts. In the past this must have been a […]

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The Norway – Denmark sailing adventure – a pleasant 30h ride to Helsingor.

Lucky us! Our 30h ride from Hirtshals to Helsingor was one of the smoothest ever! Join us to enjoy a perfect weather and the most pleasant sail on our trip!

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The Norway – Denmark sailing adventure – welcome to the blue sky of Hirtshals!

After 50 solid hours of sailing, with the wind hitting 38 knots, we welcomed small port in Hirtshals with open arms! The beer never tasted better and the blue sky were a nice change after grey clouds and sea surrounding us just a few hours back…

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The Norway – Denmark sailing adventure – 50h passage from Stavanger to Hirtshals

50 hours of sailing with a strong wind hitting well above 30 knots, the waves spitting with a foam and the howling sea – our passage from Stavanger, Norway to Hirtshals, Denmark.

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