Hello again, after a little break in writing at www.przestrzenni.wordpress.com, and one could also say, a break in my usual adventures… but as the song says: nothing can last forever – my break didn’t either. Even though I wasn’t particularly looking for a new adventure, it found me nevertheless.Continue reading “Dear Mateńka! – Part 1”
Charts and Flags
You arrive in a new country and don’t have a curtesy flag or try to find a missing chart for your next passage. With our schedule set for the entire year now, we can pre-plan some things that just cause a lot of hassle along the way.Continue reading “Charts and Flags”
Caribbean here we come!
We can do this! Can we?
I’ve only been getting into sailing myself for the past couple of years, thinking about all this is still very abstract and a bit overwhelming. I’ve done a couple of longer passages before, but there are so many things to plan out for an Atlantic crossing.Continue reading “Caribbean here we come!”
s/y Mateńka’s Logbook from ARC’87
In preparation for our Atlantic trip in 2017, we’ve spent some time reviewing our dad’s logbook in more detail. Based on the books, Mateńka’s trip in 1987 looked like this…Continue reading “s/y Mateńka’s Logbook from ARC’87”
Barbados or Bust – A Documentary about ARC 1987
This is how things looked like when Mateńka participated in the Atlantic Cruising Rally in 1987!Continue reading “Barbados or Bust – A Documentary about ARC 1987”