14 September 2014 - Fairtransport
At the moment there are several beautiful sailing ships moored at the former navy warf, Willemsoord, Den Helder Netherlands. Amongst them Morgenster, Tecla and our second sailing cargo vessel Nordlys.
Up-coming weeks a big group of people will help us getting Tres Hombres in ship-shape condition again to sail around the Atlantic for the 6th time! We are always in need of some skilled hands. Especially If you have any experience in rigging work, woodwork and/or steelwork you are very welcome to join us. Plenty of work to be done and lots of experiences to gain! Mail or call (tuesday or friday) us and speak with our crew coordinator (Gerrit) before showing up. email@example.com / +31(0)223 683516
Yes, there is a lot to tell about our adventures in the Baltic Sea, Kattegat, Skagerrak and the Sound … but let’s start with an impression of the alternative route from Holland to Ireland, over the top of Scotland.Cargo ships have schedules, which always have two sides. Or you are lucky and sail ahead of […]
After a harsh start through, more than over, the big swells, coming into the bay of Les Sables, we left the friendly town and tug behind us and got underway up the Biskay. High, higha, Biskaya…true it was and many a stomach did not appreciate the food coming from our friends from the fertile land. […]
Was erwartet mich auf einer Atlantiküberquerung? Auf einem fast hundert Jahre alten Schiff ohne Motor? Das habe ich mich bei Reiseantritt in der Karibik gefragt, das frage ich mich auch heute noch, eineinhalb Monate später. Es erwarten mich viele Herausforderungen und eintönige Stunden. Immer gleiche Tage mit den immergleichen Abläufen und Routinen, die doch jeder […]