Pregnant on a Boat. Sometimes it Sucks [Ep. 159]

We sail 100nm overnight to our first stop in the Bahamas, Acklins Island. Being pregnant on a boat, you can imagine it can make any slight feelings of morning sickness or nausea amplify. So on this trip, I was feeling very nauseous the whole time and basically didn’t leave my little sleeping spot in the saloon other than to make …

Crossing Borders on a Sail Boat

We go through this kind of stuff all the time. Today though things were a little more extreme. Having to schedule an appointment in with the embassy months prior, printing pages and pages of information basically about the numbers we have previously been assigned, flying to Barbados, its all a bit of a headache really. Song Credits: 00:00 Sky Harbor …

The First Time We’ve Turned Back. 35+ Knots Wind on the nose! Ep.158

Join us for some bad weather in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Not much fun punching into 35+ knots for the 4 inexperienced sailors onboard. We then say goodbye to our guests and sit down to have a chat to you about the most recent series of unfortunate events and how everything led up to us running aground and an …

Our Top 5 Scariest Moments Sailing Around the World

Over the last 4 years we’ve been sailing around the world, we’ve managed to pull together our top 5 scariest moments at sea. Pirates, man overboard, spinal injuries and gale force winds. Join us for a few scary stories onboard… Cheers, Elayna and Riles. 😬

Why we Chose to Sail during Hurricane Season! (Hurricane Gordon & Florence)

Hey guys, The first two potential hurricanes of the season Hurricane Gordon and Hurricane Florence are inbound. La Vagabonde is currently right in the hurricane belt. A lot of people have been wondering about our hurricane plan as a few storms have been popping up. Join us for a chat and the workings behind the captains brain as to how …