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Escape to Prison Island

One of the advantages of having a few months off work is the freedom to travel whenever I like. So while my wife slaved away at the office last week, I escaped to Con Dao, a group of islands 40 minutes off the coast of Ho Chi Minh city by plane. 179 more words


Addendum: It's not all bad!!

Apparently last night’s Spirit Sunday+ post had a few concerned…..No worries…really.  Just all in a day!

So we wanted to share some recent fun:  This happened during our auto pilot sea trial: 197 more words

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man does CPR on a boat

A 22-year-old man in France was observant enough to see a body under a boat and to realise that the person was not breatheing. So, he stopped what he was doing and performed CPR on this person. 85 more words

Weird News


As a peninsula and therefore surrounded by water, getting out onto the harbour is a very common and popular past time here. The wake of a boat is a familiar sight! 38 more words


Exodus Is Reaching Critical Mass

Across the Middle East and surrounding African countries, turmoil is raging.  The eyes of the world are watching videos of ethnic and cultural cleansing as it drives thousands of refugees outside of their homes, their cities, or their countries. 558 more words


Boating The Day Away - Lugano

One thing I love about Switzerland are the mountains, but hiking those mountains with small kids might not be so ideal as you will most likely have to carry your sprout up that mountain you’re planning to hike. 1,366 more words



Morning stirs in creaks, in hoarse
Throated ducks outside, heralds
Of the dawn who landing bring me round

Below the water line, through
My porthole to the sky, drifting… 76 more words