Following a little intrepid island-hopping, it is time to explore Indonesia’s cultural city of Yogyakarta, on the exotic island of Java…Continue reading “Indonesia: Exploring Yogyakarta, Java”
Leaving Kalianda on the beautiful island of Sumatra today for a little Indonesian island-hopping by bus, ferry, and another bus to Jakarta, on the densely populated island of Java.Continue reading “Indonesia: Sumatra to Java Island-hopping”
What’s it like being a liveaboard on a sailing boat and for 21 years? This sailing journey chapter wraps-up life as a liveaboard.Continue reading “Sailing Journey: 21 Years a Liveaboard”
Let’s continue the lessons learnt in this Part 2 of the sailing journey series.Continue reading “Sailing Journey: Lessons Learnt, Part 2”
You learn a plethora of lessons and skills when you live on a boat. Especially, when you choose to live aboard for 21 years.Continue reading “Sailing Journey: Lessons Learnt, Part 1”
This chapter of the sailing journey guides you through Reality’s fitting-out for her maiden voyage.Continue reading “Sailing Journey: Boat Fit-out and Maiden Voyage”
The sailing journey continues with this chapter landing in New York and ready to buy a bigger boat…Continue reading “Sailing Journey: Buying a Boat in New York”
The sailing journey continues with the revelation that Naiad – our home-built sailing boat and home – isn’t big enough. Gonna need a bigger boat!Continue reading “Sailing Journey: Gonna Need a Bigger Boat!”
If you own a boat, then you will inevitably experience slipway woes at some point in your life, as related in this chapter of the sailing journey.
Time is not on our side. This sailing journey chapter continues with the dangers and frustrations of outrunning a cyclone.
This sailing journey chapter sees Naiad (boat) marooned in Townsville for longer than expected, for the gruelling completion of its 6-foot extension.Continue reading “Sailing Journey: Extending the Boat”
Sailing north to Australia’s remote and stunning Lizard Island off far north Queensland’s picturesque coastline…