one year

It hit us yesterday breakfast time. Hit like too much red hot chili peppers. It is one year since we put out the ‘it is time‘ post. We had to re-read it to see what in the world drove us to draw up the homepage – let alone go forward, Read more…

we booked !

We dont plan too much, but it is good to know where to put up the boat in Gran Canary preparing for the January 2020 crossing. We needed to know where we would put up sy Escape after our 2019 season. We browsed all the internet, checked out with persons Read more…

the red cap

You have probably seen it. The guys – yes mostly guys – in their red trousers strolling dockside. Occasionally the red trousers are accompanied with a navy blue sweater over the shoulders. Smooth, but there is a thing to wearing red trousers on the dockside. They signify that you have Read more…

autopilot died and….

sy Escape has instruments from Navico / Brookes & Gatehouse (B&G).  They have worked well and our trusted autopilot – Seid – have steered us through calm and choppy waters since 2000.  But, on a return trip across the North Sea from Shetland, as the waves were building in the Read more…

it is time

It is time now.  Time to go, time to explore and time to share.   It is not like we have not explored or learned from the previous ten years of zigzagging the North sea and Scandinavia waterts, but now we need to cross new horizons together as a family. We Read more…