Calm Before the Storm (Sailing La Vagabonde) Ep. 100

Ever heard of the Tramontane Winds that howl from France? We head north up the coast of Spain, right before the fierce blow hits. The whole sky turned grey and there wasn’t a breath of wind. It was quite eerie. Taking shelter in a place called Port De Cadaques, we had no idea it was going to be so damn …

Grotty Yachties and their Stories [Ep. 99]

The sailing community, my favourite kind of community. You’re always guaranteed a helping hand from your neighbour and a good story (most of the time accompanied by wine). We help Oaky fix his new boat and meet a few legends from SV Juno who have a few dramas of their own. I hope you guys get back out on the water …

Blissful Days on the Sea [Ep. 98]

We sail up the east coast of Mallorca, jumping off the boat for a free dive in the most delicious, thirst quenching blue water you’ll ever see. We plan to sail over to Badalona, not Barcelona, to meet up with a few friends on the water. We may have had less than 2 knots of wind on our trip over …

Ejected from Sailors Paradise.. No Bueno! [Ep. 97]

There’s nothing worse than sailing all day to make it to a sailors paradise, only to be told we had to leave. I’m usually pretty good at translating spanish food menus, road signs etc but the National Park forms were another level. Sorry team. Punta De Cala Pi was pretty damn nice though, right?… I love you guys please forgive …

The Things That Went Wrong (Sailing La Vagabonde) Ep. 96

Remember how I said “nothing bad has happened yet”?. Well, we had a streak of bad luck. In the scheme of things I guess it was really nothing too hectic, but still a lot to happen over 24 hours. To brighten things up we interview Rich and Trish sailing in their 37ft sloop they renovated themselves! What legends. Thanks for …