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Gone Cruising

Phyllis and John are out cruising again. Here's what that means for Attainable Adventure Cruising members.

A Taste Of Heavy Weather Offshore

Do you want to get a feel for what a long-distance offshore voyage, including heavy weather, is like? Phyllis has a reading suggestion for you. But don't look at it as just homework! It's also a good read.

Editors Taking a Holiday (Vacation)

Phyllis and I are taking a 10-day holiday (vacation) while my daughter and our granddaughter are visiting. This will be our first holiday in two years from our six-posts-a-month publishing schedule and daily work in the comments and, to be frank, we need the break, particularly since the behind-the-scenes work here at AAC, including accounting, tax compliance, [...]

Colin writes about a cruise that didn't turn out as planned—something all cruisers will face at some point. All you can do then is pick yourself up and keep going. We saved this one from last season to motivate all us northern hemisphere cruisers to get stuff fixed and get out there.

Bare Feet, Or Not

John sticks his neck out and gets right controversial but it's really all about seamanship...it's always all about seamanship.

Sailing With Sea Monsters

Lovers of Colin's lyrical and entertaining articles have a treat coming: he has written a whole book about his decades of professional sailing and work in basking shark conservation.

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