Our Journey through the Famous Corinth Canal! (Sailing La Vagabonde) [Ep. 118]

Woohoo! We made it through the famous Corinth Canal – Greece. The canal is 8m deep and excavated at sea level so it doesn’t need any locks. It took them 12 years to make it and it was first opened in 1893. The canal shaves off a 700km journey around the Peloponnese peninsula and around 11,000 ships pass through each …

Greek Myths and Real Sailor Stories [Ep. 117]

  Meanwhile, docked in Kefalonia – Greece. Join us as we fight off a mean storm and take a trip around the island where we visit the famous Melissani Cave and quite possibly the best beach in Greece! A beach that is also one of the beaches used in Captain Corralis ‘Mandolin’. We say goodbye to our pal Jack and …

WOW!! Checkout this Ship Wreck on the most Stunning Beach in Greece! [Ep. 116]

Ship Wreck beach, or Smugglers Cove as it’s referred to, has been a place on my bucket list to visit for many years now. This freightliner, the MV Panagiotis ran aground one stormy day in 1980 on the island of Zakinthos – Greece. There are rumours of the ship smuggling things like cigarettes, alcohol and women. You can only reach …

An Epic Journey Across the Ionian Sea [Ep. 115]

We hoisted main behind us shrank Sicily, eastward bound, cross the Ionian Sea, four scoundrels, nary an air of worry, barrel to the brim, bearing north the cardinal buoy that be cardinal sin, Jack be nimble, Riley be quick, bring FOOTAGE OF THOSE WHALES BACK TO THE SHIP! And you, stand fast ye lubber we’ll handle the sail, sit back, …

Success in the Messina Strait. Swordfish for Days!! [Ep. 114]

Riley landed his first Short Billed Swordfish in the Messina Strait. Looks like we’ll have enough fish to last us a good few weeks, having also maybe fed some fellow cruisers 😁🐟 Cheers to catching our fish on La Vagabonde II. Song Credits: 00:00 Insects – Benjamin Longman 11:40 Uncountable – Benjamin Longman Videos made by Elayna Carausu & Daniel …