Author: Lagoon

CHASE THE STORY | OUTFITTING A BOAT TO SAIL AROUND THE WORLD

OUTFITTING A BOAT TO SAIL AROUND THE WORLD: WHAT WE BOUGHT, WHAT WE LEARNED & WHAT WE’D DO DIFFERENTLY This a must read post, Tasha has written a fun and informative post for all to read and glean a better understanding of the benefits of a Fountaine-Pajot Multihull. This is probably obvious, but it needs […]

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PARTY BOAT! Sailing from Cartagena to San Blas – Chase the Story 30 It’s time for a boat party in paradise! In this episode we leave Cartagena and get escorted through some beautiful azure waters by a large pod of dolphins as we sail along the Caribbean coast of Panama. After sailing for 120 miles […]

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Brexit vote will effect Multihull Boaters in EU.

After the results of last weeks vote to leave the EU, its seems boater will face uncertainty for a couple of cruising seasons.  Article 50 of the EU regulations lays down that the UK will continue to be subject to EU regulations for two years while the legal and financial disentanglement is unraveled. Much of the regulation […]

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Daniel’s Bay, Nuka Hiva, Marquesas

Check out #Speakeasy and #Moonshadow in Daniel’s Bay, Nuka Hiva, Marquesas. For you survivor fans, this is where Survivor Marquesas was filmed way back in 2002!

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Gunboat 48

The GUNBOAT 48 is an amazing multihull, designed for family sabbatical cruising, the 48 features three queen berths, a convertible office or 4th berth and two heads. The simple and informal accommodations are light and airy. The salon, helm and galley are located on the main deck within the pilothouse. The aft cockpit is well […]

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Impi is a catamaran sailing around the world

Hi everyone, Impi is a catamaran sailing around the world with a couple, Brent and Ana, having left South Africa some 5 years ago. In this video we have visited some islands around New Caledonia and here in Part 1 of a 2 part series we show our visits to a group of islands around […]

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Chase the Storey on board Cheeky Monkey

Chase the Storey on board Cheeky Monkey

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Local multihull dealer recognised for Asia-Pacific sales and service.

Local multihull dealer recognised for Asia-Pacific sales and service. Local multihull yacht dealer, Multihull Solutions, was recently awarded the Fountaine Pajot Motor Yachts Dealer of the Year (Asia Pacific) award, which was presented at the shipyard’s worldwide dealer conference in Hyeres in South of France. The award was accepted by Multihull Solutions Asia general manager […]

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Yachtworld | Catamaran sailing techniques

  Yachtworld | Catamaran sailing techniques The view from the cockpit of a cruising catamaran as you prepare to leave the dock for the first time can be intimidating. But as multihull guru Nigel Irens explains, there are a few simple tips to help you get away cleanly with your pride and insurance excess intact.

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Victory Explorer | Crossing South Africa to Toliara, Madagascar

This is a video-journal of a sailing trip from Richards Bay, South Africa to Toliara, Madagascar onboard a 40ft catamaran with an unusual sailing rig inspired by the traditional dhows of Mozambique, crewed by three young South Africans with high hopes of surf and adventure in Madagascar. Boat: Victory Xplorer (www.h2oxplorer.com) Crew: Dean Edwards, Renier […]

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