A Hard Slog

Journey or destination?

We hoped the next destination would make the hard slog since leaving Sabah worth all the effort. Just one more anchorage before we get there…

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The Most Beautiful People in the World?

Are Indonesians the most beautiful people in the world?

We were greeted with smiles and laughter in town, in the mangroves, the fishing villages; by random people in the street on foot, riding bicycles, in cars or trucks, and on scooters. We felt like A-list celebrities!

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5 Reasons to Be Scared of Sailing

We have had some scary moments, but they don’t match our biggest fears. We go through the top 5 worst things that have happened to us, and take a look at what scares you most.

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Sixteen hazards in two days of sailing

Sixteen hazards in two days of sailing

The joy of being allowed in the country and leaving for our first anchorage was soon tempered by a night storm, followed by a two day passage south to the port of Tarakan during which we encountered 16 different hazards.

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