We met the oldest tattooed tribe in the world…June 20, 2019
They weren't all dressed up for the tourists in traditional costume, but just knocked about in the usual t-shirts and shorts. One guy was fascinated by Jamie's arm tattoo, and took no persuading to show us his own tribal tattoo.
Crossing the border by sailboatJune 15, 2019
In a nutshell, for you it’s the same as arriving by air or road, but like everything to do with sailing, it takes a little longer and can be more complicated checking your boat in and out.
We’ve arrived in the surf zone + Free FTB mug giveaway!June 13, 2019
We had been watching the beach from SY Esper, all alone and safely at anchor in a reasonably calm bay in the Indian Ocean. There appeared to be a resort behind the palm trees, but it looked quiet.
Millie goes swimming – our most successful video on YouTube!June 12, 2019
She had fallen over the side at anchor once chasing a butterfly, and Jamie immediately dived over to pick her up. It was a wise cruiser, and fellow cat slave, who told us to put a rope ladder off the stern for her to climb up if it happened again.