Author: Barbara Sobocinski

Cruising currency

Money makes the world go ‘round, and if you’re already cruising or just planning your waterway adventure, it’s one of the necessary pieces of gear you’ll need to keep you afloat!

Rookie mistake

This past November, after nine years of full-time cruising, we made a rookie mistake.

Postcard from Vanuatu

On March 13 and 14, 2015, a super Category 5 cyclone named Pam hit the island nation of Vanuatu full force.

The “clearing in” dance

Clearing into and out of countries can be as simple as the waltz or as complicated as the tango, but it is always a memorable experience.

Tackling coral atoll passes

Though we had cruised around many reef-surrounded islands, our first true experience passing into an atoll was in the Tuamotu Group of French Polynesia.