One month before sail away. In January when a crisp new calendar was hung on the kitchen wall I wrote a list of preparations to be completed before end of November. It read as follows: Purchase Visas Arrange coach to Southampton Book Tours Start packing ... Easy. What I failed to realise at the time was the enormity and challenge involved in executing this, an essential prequel to a round the world cruise. Never the less, as from today the only thing l...
World Cruiser 2017
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Sixty Days to Cast Off Preparing to sail away on any holiday is a delightful prelude of anticipation over the places I am soon to visit, the people I am yet to meet and lazy days of sun and sea. However if, and when you decide to go on a full world circumnavigation please be warned that the delight starts to wear thinner the closer you get to sailing. Firstly your list of things to do increases day by day as you start to consider the finer details of leavi...