From oat porridge to cookie

Changing oat porridge into a nice little cookie is not as easy as it may seem. It takes a lot...

Underway to Iceland

We have left Den Helder behind us. Setting out into the waves and wind this morning was a refreshing start...

Tecla anchored in one of the Icelandic fjords

Lets go sailing

In 1 week time the Tecla will set sail for Iceland. Arriving around the the 9th/10th of July, we should...

Beyond the trade winds

Yesterday we said goodbye to the Southern Cross. It faithfully watched over us for more than 6 months and kept...

Covid-19 – Sailing around the world

As you all will have noticed, the Tecla has not stopped sailing due to the virus, yet. We have been...

From Pollywog to Shellback, crossing the line!

Rolling and tumbling through the soft trade winds, we made it to the Equator once again! The books all say...

Don’t count your chickens before they hatch… Tel je kippen niet voor ze uit het ei zijn…….Verkoop de huid niet voor de beer is geschoten…….

Don’t count your chickens before they hatch… Tel je kippen niet voor ze uit het ei zijn…….Verkoop de huid niet voor de beer is geschoten…….

Last week we made excellent progress through the S E trade winds. 15 knots of steady breeze saw us running...

Hope, Faith, and Prosperity

These where the names of the three lanterns carried at the stern of the big Indiamen some 300 years ago....

Lockdown literature!

We have asked you to let us know what you are up to in these lockdown times and what you...

Adventure and sailing in times of corona

Adventure and sailing in times of corona

The world of travel and outdoor adventure has come to a complete stop. With this little blog we would like...