Savoring the Seven Sisters

Savoring the Seven Sisters

I recently spent a month in the Seychelles sailing a 47-foot monohull, the Julienas, with my friend Travis. I previously gave some background on the islands and the general sailing conditions. This post details our adventures roaming around the island group formerly...
The Winner Is…

The Winner Is…

French Polynesia, Thailand, Croatia, Fiji, Indonesia, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea, the Seychelles, Greece, or the Caribbean? It turns out that’s a really, really tough question to answer. My friend Travis (if you’ve followed this blog for a while, you’ll remember him...

How I Realized That I’m 53 In Vacation Years

I was sitting at a cafe in Tivat, Montenegro earlier today trying to put my current life in perspective. It led me to a strange place. The most obvious way to find that sense of perspective was to compare it to the annual leave I received as a lawyer. I worked for a...
Sailing in Paradise

Sailing in Paradise

I’ve spent nearly the last month skippering a 47-foot Jeanneau Sun Odyssey around the Seychelles with my friend Travis. Weirdly, it’s almost hard to write much about the Seychelles. It’s basically the paradise that you expect. Gorgeous white sand...