The general perception of cruising or living on a boat (sailboat in our case) in Europe is: "too expensive to do". This was my perception as well. Especially based on my experience with chartering boats in the high season in the most buzzing areas like Croatia or Italy. Now we are living on our boat in Portugal and got quite a
We did a beach tour of the Algarve West Coast yesterday. We had the most beautiful day with a crisp clear sky, little wind and almost T-Shirt weather. The buzzing coastline in the South from Lagos in the west, Portimao, Albufeira down to Faro and Olhao in the east
Christmas season has begun. I am usually not really into the whole thing with shopping and decorating. This year is different for some reason. I really love how Stefanie has decorated our boat and for the first time in many many years I enjoy sitting in our salon with candles lit and all the Christmas smell.
Stefanie found this video and we were sitting there watching in disbelief. I don't know if I should cry or laugh. Obviously you can see a lot of unbelievable boat handling action going on in marinas and in anchorages. We also have our fair share of experiences.