A Week in the Life

Here is a link to a guest post I wrote I while back, for The Professional Hobo; a website run by Nora Dunn, who decided eight years ago to realise her dream of being a full-time traveller and is still going strong. Her appreciation of slow travel and determination to craft a life for herself … Continue reading A Week in the Life

I like it Hot but Not This Hot

We sailed from Santa Marta to Puerto Velero fuelled by Jamie Oliver's delicious bacon-coated meatloaf (Recipe here especially for Jon ) and good conditions. More fruit juice for the local coastguard (I wonder if they are baffled by all these sailors enthusiastically pulling out the fruit juice for them; all because of one blogger's suggestion) … Continue reading I like it Hot but Not This Hot

The Fool We Are Right Now

"Colombia isn't as people say it is." This was Romero, our genial immigration officer. Lovely man. Smiling gratefully at him in our post-passage stupor, I let the excitement of yet more discovery bubble away inside me. We are in Santa Marta, a welcoming, vibrant city of half a million on the northern tip of Colombia … Continue reading The Fool We Are Right Now