haiti and dominican republic A quite dramatic departure from Ocho Rios left us indecisive about where to go next. So we just kept sailing. Direction : something northeast with a tendency to south. Frustrated about the last two destinations, tired of being at sea for more than a month and deeply longing to be on … Continue reading How To Survive Sailing The Caribbean Sea During Coronavirus Lockdown – Part 5
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Cuba and Jamaica Leaving the Cayman Sandbank we faced again no wind towards the east and a current against us. We head north. On Friendship they made the decision to sail to Cuba, Cabo Cruz, as there would be no opportune winds during the upcoming days. As we heard of Cuba’s helpfulness in the global … Continue reading Trying To Reach Land While The World Is Under Lockdown – Stuck At the Caribbean Sea During Coronavirus Pandemic – Part 4
After twelve days straight at sea including five days drifting back west due to no winds we finally arrived at Grand Cayman where we hoped to refill our empty stocks.
We left Roatan Island on Friday, 27.3. with the sun rising. Sailing with the wind towards the east we enjoyed the calm morning, sitting together and preparing food. Peeling roasted cocoa beans and chatting a bit, a terrible noise startled us. Not knowing for a moment what had happened but aware that something was wrong … Continue reading Sailing the Caribbean Sea in Times of Coronavirus Crisis – Part 2
The recent developments have had an incredible impact on me as a fulltime traveller in several ways. As a traveller who spends the time of the visa in a country I am depending on open borders. But mostly, now that every country calls their citizens back home due to the corona virus pandemic, I am … Continue reading Travel Life in Times of Coronavirus Pandemic
„…Her spirit did yearn for adventure/ And so she struck out and she followed that nice path/ That took her all the way to Guatemala.“ (Anonymous, Ballad) Volcano Agua from Acatenango One reason for travelling to Guatemala was because of its beautiful landscapes, returning to nature and to hike a volcano. Seeking adventures and challenging … Continue reading Hiking the Volcano
Eine Delphintour, die ist lustig. Eine Delphintour, die ist schön? Früh morgens, viertel vor sechs klopft es an meiner Tür. Ich werde abgeholt zu meiner, am Vortag, gebuchten Delphintour inklusive Schnorcheln am Riff im Anschluss. Müden Auges sammeln sich die Gäste im Dunkeln zusammen, wir warten auf weitere. Mein Hostel liegt direkt am Strand, wo … Continue reading Balis Delphintour in Lovinabeach – Ausverkauf der Natur
Its been a while since I wrote this text, but it still has its relevance. May 2019 I am sitting in one of the countless trendy cafés in fancy Canggu, Bali, trying to think about what to do with a blog and which article I could publish first. Something profound, meaningful at least but funny … Continue reading That’s how to make money with Instagram