Soggy dollars

What’s the coolest thing you’ve seen in another country? This is a Plinky inspired post. My short answer is the Soggy Dollar Bar on Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands. The longer answer is that it got me thinking about navigation and charting a route through choppy water/difficult times. The backstory is that my sister […]

Rona Rockstars

This is awsome! Its sometimes difficult to explain to people what sailing training is really about. They tend to think of big square riggers a la Hornblower and the Tall Ships Youth Trust (which is part of it). Generally they believe me when I tell them that the young people do everything on board (sail […]

Sailing in Spring – UK style

IMAGE_00018 Originally uploaded by Poo Bar Having said I was off sailing & drinking around the Solent, this is what we woke up to in Ocean Village this morning. For the last 20 years I’ve been a member of the London Sailing Project (a UK based sailing charity) whose aim is, in the words of […]