logbook #20191126

I am sitting on a boat that is not my own for a couple of hundred miles now. We are sailing from Gibraltar to the canaries and it feels good to move. Especially having consistent wind and a working wind-vane helps covering longer distances each day.

Temperatures are getting better and I am getting used to the daily watch schedule. That leaves me with some time to write and think.

i am sailing

I almost turned into a sanding machine myself over the last weeks. Fortunately the sanding came to an end, the underwater ship is painted in 9 layers of primer and copper antifouling, the deck is nice and white again, the cabin top is varnished wood and most of the yellowness turned into nice mahogany color again.

In fact, I went out for a sail. Just for the fun of it. For the very first time in my life I just went sailing… with nothing else in mind than going for a sail.

SOH #136 – kilimanjaro

Ich gehe auf den Kili…
Und das nicht alleine!

Als Kombination meiner Erfahrungen der letzten Jahre, die ich auf meinen Coachingreisen in die Sahara, meinen Businesserfahrung in Tansania und meinen Bergerfahrungen in den Alpen habe sammeln dürfen gehe ich, gehen wir vom 1.16. Juni 2019 den höchsten Berg in Afrika.

Damit nicht genug, werden wir vorab den etwas niedrigeren Zwilling Mt Meru besteigen. Beide befinden sich in Sichtweite von einander, wobei der Mt Meru der schöner zu besteigende Berg ist.
Ausserdem werden wir zum Sonnenaufgang vom Gipfel den Kili über den Wolken sehen können.

Wenn weniger mehr ist.
Jeden zweiten Mittwoch neu.

happiness happiness happiness happiness

now it starts getting serious

I knew I want to travel the world. I knew I want to go sailing. I knew I want to go South.
I recently found out that I want to travel as light as possible… even on the water. I was looking for a boat that is as small as possible and still be safe enough to do some serious sailing. After my experience with Emma, our 45 year old Mercedes Camper Van, I knew I want to travel with a boat that is easy to maintain, wherever I am on this planet.


SOH #128 – live the life you love, world tour

WOW… heute eine zweite Folge?
Yes, eine Spezialfolge! Denn ich brauche deine Hilfe. Ich starte meine “live the life you love – world tour“, einmal plastikfrei um die Welt. Dazu möchte ich so viele Menschen wie möglich begeistern, Teil des Projekts zu werden und habe ein kickstarter Projekt ins Leben gerufen, für das ich nun 20 Tage Zeit habe das Finanzierungsziel zu erreichen.
Dazu benötige ich deine Hilfe. Bitte klick auf den unten stehenden kickstarter Link und teile das Projekt mit so vielen Menschen wie möglich.
Let’s change the world & live the life you love!
Folge mir auf:
Wenn weniger mehr ist.
Jeden zweiten Mittwoch neu.

live the life you love – world tour

I was thinking about this project for quite a while. In fact it has been a dream of mine since I saw sailing boats for the first time and could feel a glimpse of the freedom that it would mean to travel the ocean.

summer project

As I am writing this I am traveling in Morocco, recording some video Material in Marrakesh and the High Atlas for you. (Soon to be published for my Patreon supporters)

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