28 December 2014 - Logbook Tres Hombres
First of all I would like to thank you Brava for your hospitality you gave my crew and me. You have so less, but you gave so much. Erick & Marijke you life in a small paradise! By you created by people for people. How welcome you are for everybody that comes to your house on the hill.
Than I thank the four young fisherman who stayed the afternoon onboard the Tres Hombres waiting to haul out the anchor and some 70 meters of chain. While the crew and trainees set the sails and brace the yards to maneuver out of the bay. It was nice to have you onboard for a little while sailing west and say our last goodbye’s.
At Christmas eve we ate your dried salted fish and some other local fruits. Our memories of you will last for a while.
Life on Tres Hombres has been an experience and a half! After a few years where we all had a life constraining effect from corona and a chance meeting with an old friend who had sailed on Tres Hombres previously my heart was set on an adventure. A sailing trip from Amsterdam to Les Sables […]
LOCATION NOTES: Den Helder: for those who have been around Tres Hombres since her early days, this name will ring more than one bell and recall many memories. It is a town in Noord Holland which faces the island of Texel and looks over the Wadden Zee, with its place in the maritime history of […]
MEET OUR TRAINEE ARCO Age: 60 Nationality: DUTCH Position onboard: TRAINEE Former occupation on land (aka how do you keep yourself busy when you are not sailing)? I am a father of two. I work as occupational health physician, insurance physician, and an instituutsopleider at the Radboud University in Nijmegen (e.g. training new medical specialists). I also volunteer for the local GroenLinks political party, […]