Waiting for the South East trade winds 02:44 UTC 1-3-2013Wachten op de Zuid Ooster passaat wind 02:44 UTC 1-3-2013

Waiting for the South East trade winds 02:44 UTC 1-3-2013

Tecla crossed the equatorTecla vaart over de Evenaar!

Tecla crossed the equator! Still heading for Brazil, but radio signal very poor. So no radio contact with the Tecla....

Beautiful weather, still some wind. Real ocean sailing 26-2-2013Geweldig mooi weer, nog steeds wind en echt oceaan zeilen 26-2-2013

Beautiful weather, still some wind. Real ocean sailing 26-2-2013Geweldig mooi weer, nog steeds wind en echt oceaan zeilen 26-2-2013

With so many things going on during this crossing there are so many things that just did not get mentioned...

A perfect nightwatch. 02:20 UTC 24-2-2013Een perfecte nachtwacht. 02:20 UTC 24-2-2013

A perfect nightwatch. 02:20 UTC 24-2-2013Een perfecte nachtwacht. 02:20 UTC 24-2-2013

What a perfect night! This is exactly what I had imagined an Ocean crossing would be like. Sam and I...

Cruising around the Cape Verde Islands – 13-2-2013 19:20 local timeZeilen rond de Kaapverdische Eilanden 13-2-2013 19:20 local time

Cruising around the Cape Verde Islands – 13-2-2013 19:20 local timeZeilen rond de Kaapverdische Eilanden 13-2-2013 19:20 local time

We have been cruising around the Cape Verde Islands for the last 3 days. Tarrafal on Soa Nicolau was our...

Cabo Verde – 10-02-2013 01:32 UTC – ON SAL!Cabo Verde – 10-02-2013 01:32 UTC – OP SAL!

Cabo Verde – 10-02-2013 01:32 UTC – ON SAL!Cabo Verde – 10-02-2013 01:32 UTC – OP SAL!

Today we arrived on Sal, most North East Island of the Cabo Verde group. The wind had picked up during...

Sahara sand and sailing 25’17.3N 018’53.9W 18:31 UTC 6.4 knots and 651NM to Santiago (yesterday was to Sal)188 NM from La GomeraSahara zand en zeilen 25’17.3N 018’53.9W 18:31 UTC 6.4 knots and 651NM to Santiago (yesterday was to Sal)188 NM van La Gomera

Sahara sand and sailing 25’17.3N 018’53.9W 18:31 UTC 6.4 knots and 651NM to Santiago (yesterday was to Sal)188 NM from La GomeraSahara zand en zeilen 25’17.3N 018’53.9W 18:31 UTC 6.4 knots and 651NM to Santiago (yesterday was to Sal)188 NM van La Gomera

We have been sailing since 00:00 last night. The wind picked up from the north east and we set the...

Sailing around the world – getting ready for the next legDe wereld rond zeilen – klaar maken voor de volgende reis

Sailing around the world – getting ready for the next legDe wereld rond zeilen – klaar maken voor de volgende reis

The Tecla and her crew are getting ready for the next leg in her world circumnavigation. The peak halliard has...

Last Minute Discount

Pack your bags now and set sail to a different continent! Book your trip on board the Tecla to Salvador...

New YouTube Video

Here is a new youtube video of the Tecla on the Canary Islands. There are many dolphins to be seen...