Sailing from north to south in Norway

After almost a year of no posts, we now come back with a video when we go sailing from north to south in Norway. Much has happened since New Caledonia. We sailed to Australia and sold Stella Polaris. Flew to New Zealand and drove around for a month. Returned to Norway...

Sailing Norway’s West Coast

A lot of people have asked me if I’ve gone sailing Norway’s West Coast and to my great shame, I haven’t sailed here nearly as much as I would have liked, but during the summer of 2015, I put that shame to rest. I’ve sorted through my pictures...

Sailing Lysefjorden and Climbing Flørli

With a promising forecast Margrethe and I cast off from Sokn, to sail into Lysefjorden to enjoy the sights and to climb the 4444 steps at Flørli. When I say “promising forecast”, I mean that they weren’t forecasting gales or blizzards, which is apparently as good as...

Circumnavigating Denmark

I rounded up a great crew for my first sailing trip with Baluba: Helge came along with me from Stavanger, Martin flew in from Tromsø, Kjersti was on her way home from Spain and Kristian joined us straight from his annual canoe trip, before flying to Ibiza. Our goal...

I’ve bought an Ovni 435

In March I made a video summing up the sailing trip from Stavanger to Sydney. It proved too much to handle for a poor sailor. I couldn’t take not owning a boat, so I went into high gear, analyzing boats, talking to boat owners, looking at potential itineraries,...