The logbook of the Tres Hombres

In our blogs you can read more about what happens on board, delve into the stories of the crew and life on a traditional cargo sailing ship at sea.

Blurry Lines
February 15, 2024
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Blurry Lines (Kit Schulte)

Where or When Does One Thing End and Another Begin? I had imagined blurry lines, but quickly figured that all...
Martinique 2024
February 8, 2024
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Tres Hombres

Martinique 2024 (Captain Anne-Flore)

The departure maneuver was tight in the bay of Sainte Anne, Martinique. We anchored nicely after Le Marin marina behind...
The Soul of the Earth
February 2, 2024
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The Soul of the Earth (Sandra Reinhold)

The sun rises And lets a billion orange-golden loops loose To chase a billion black circles A soft breeze...
Doing what you love
January 11, 2024
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Are you doing what you love? (Bram Hoestra)

A ship on shore is something mystical. On my way to the dock, from the other side of the canal,...
Christmas
December 27, 2023
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Three days until Christmas (Nils Aldinger)

We left Spain and Portugal behind us and are now heading towards La Palma. The wind blows straight from behind...
Salty Points
December 20, 2023
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Salty Points (Bram Hoestra)

On a previous tall ship journey I was awarded “minus sixty salty points” by a seasoned sailor for wearing a...
Rum labels
December 15, 2023
Rum labels
Tres Hombres

The Story of the Rum Labels 2023 (Laura Verstappen)

PART I Out on the ocean the tradewinds cross over a deep-water trench of no particular name. A crossroad of...
The Night's Sky
November 23, 2023
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The night's sky (Bram Hoestra)

Last night, there was an amazing shooting star in the sky. A breathtaking green light drew a glowing stripe against...
Cradle
October 23, 2023
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Cradle (Bram Hoestra)

I'm terrible at sleeping. Always have been. I know every little corner of the ceiling in the bedroom. It's not...
Tallow
October 19, 2023
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Tallow (Bram Hoestra)

I want to tell you straight how great life on board Tres Hombres is. I really do. Because it is....
crew list
October 5, 2023
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Crew List (Captain Arthur Petrie)

Crew and trainees alike tend to have a variety of motivations that bring them to sailing on Tres Hombres. But...
La Reine des Pigeons
September 7, 2023
Meet the crew
Tres Hombres

“La Reine des Pigeons”

Hi there! My name is Focaccia and I got the pleasure of joining the Tres Hombres this summer. I am...

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