Monthly Archives: January 2012

Welcome Benson!

Join us in welcoming a new ‘crew’ to the family, “Benson”. Benson comes to us from Germany. Born of Mercedes Benz in 1994, he’s got quite a few miles on him (325,000 km!) but he shows signs of being up

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Open Letter to Mr. Ritchie

It is the cruiser’s lot to be in a constant struggle with the elements to keep our gear working. Fair enough, it’s a tough environment. But sadly, like everywhere else in the modern world, we see the gradual deterioration in

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Hurray, after 40 sea days from Jakarta, we are safe in Cape Town! Well, actually we are in Simon’s Town, one of Cape Town’s suburbs. Our last passage down the coast from Nnysna to arrive the day before New Years

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