The Little Schooner And The Magic Fjord, a children’s story with a free printable download. This story was originally written as a gift for a young person when we were struggling to think of something to bring back on our return from our sailing holidays in Norway.Read More
Last weekend in Alesund was the World Championships for the International 2.4m class. Yes, we have got that right it is 2.4m and not 24m. You have to see them to believe how small they are but as one Norwegian competitor Bjorn from Karmoey confidently stated ‘great guys don’t need big toys’.Read More
A Voyage to Norway by Mike and Liz Taylor-Jones
The seeds of this voyage were sown in 1961 when Mike, in his ‘gap year’, sailed to Greenland with the mountaineer and explorer H W Tilman (as detailed in Tilman’s book Mischief In Greenland). Greenland’s magnificent ice cap, mountains, glaciers and fjords left an indelible impression on Mike, who always dreamed of making another similar voyage.