8 juli 2014 - Logbook Tres Hombres
‘-Tres Hombres i una chica¡-
There is a bit less wind power for the moment, tide isn’t all the time with us but lucky there is a lot of girlpower instead: our captain Fieke and our bosun Signe for example. Who said anything about a woman on board…?
We headed a few times to England again, but the longing French coast brings us back on track.
The short sleeps (4 hours)and wakes (4 hours)are starting to feel as the rocking boat, the bunk sleep becomes an experience even scouting-youngsters cant tip. The crew is entertaining with the Caribbean,Bermuda Triangle stories and the loveletters they spell to each other in Danish and DutchEnglish. The big question on board: IS BELGIAN GOING TO PLAY AGAINST HOllAND? Who won their game in Belgium government-wise?
We`re nearly dropping of the fine wine..
Wonderful progress towards west yesterday. The front is passing now with rain and the wind died. We brailed up the main and braced square. It is the trimming for waiting for any kind of wind. The ship is heading north but drifts east. We can only try to drift slower what we don’t want now […]
“They call it the Caribbean of the North”…where you can have buckets of liquid sunshine and imagine coconuts growing on city lights. Welcome to the magical experience that is sailing a cargo of 19.000 bottles of natural French wines to Denmark. Telling a story about the last two weeks is not easy. So many beautiful […]
The departure maneuver in Copenhagen was super cool and smooth! It is great to move a big sailing ship like this in a harbor under sails. Nowadays being under sails inside a port is forbidden. I allowed us to do it because it’s possible and it’s very important to understand your ship under all circumstances, […]