48North Lifestyle Underway

An ode to Autumn on the Salish Sea

November 9, 2017

In our travels so far, I can say with confidence we have not discovered a place better suited for cruising than the Pacific Northwest. While I can’t complain about…

48North Lifestyle

A Year Goes By

September 18, 2017

Is it too cliché to start this with a contemplative statement like “I can’t believe we’ve already been cruising for a year” or “This year has really flown by”…

Boat work Lifestyle

How to rebuild a transmission

August 21, 2017

During the passage to Zihuatanejo back in April, our transmission took its last breaths. Once we had sailed onto anchor, recovered from the passage, and had a beer or…

Blog Culture Travel

The 5 steps to becoming Guatemalan Public Transportation Experts

August 9, 2017

This is where school buses go to….live again? I’d never really considered it before, but what a mundane life a school bus in the states must have. They are…

Blog fishing Underway

Another passage, another drama

July 11, 2017

I’m trying to remember the last passage we completed without drama or major issue, but coming up short. I want to tell you stories of beautiful passages, trips that…