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Enjoy a preview of The Sahara Adventures

Years before the Vega adventures began I had another interesting time walking across the Sahara with a Tuareg caravan. Here is a sneak peek at that adventure. “While explaining the intricacies of riding a camel Asmun sent two young boys … Continue reading

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On board Historic vessel Vega from Singapore to Jakarta

Last year our friend Kuet sailed with us from Singapore to Jakarta. Along the way he documented life on board Vega at sea. I think you will enjoy this rare peek into our lives on the bounding main. Watch Vega’s … Continue reading

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Historic vessel Vega under full sail in the Bali sea

Here you have Vega in all her glory with almost every sail we own out and drawing. Our good friend Fadily followed us on his uncles small fishing boat to make this video then edited it on his laptop. Hats … Continue reading

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Historic vessel Vega delivers donated supplies to Medang island.

You will love this little film about our 2017 deliveries of educational and medical supplies to the small island of Medang in Indonesia. We have been assisting this island for almost 10 years and the improvements are noticeable. Watch the … Continue reading

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Enjoy this first chapter from The Vega Adventures for free

Here is your chance to enjoy the action packed first chapter of The Vega Adventures as a bonus for all our blog and Facebook friends. Read on. The action has just begun.   Chapter 1 – The Mother of All … Continue reading

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Great Vega Adventures review from best selling author Julian Stockwin

What an honor. Best selling author Julian Stockwin posted this comment on The Vega Adventures and our on going humanitarian work. Having been a rabid follower of his highly successful  Kydd series for ages now, these comments meant a lot … Continue reading

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Coming soon, The Windsong Adventures

Who would have thought discovering an abandoned hull while strolling down a deserted beach in West Africa would lead a heartbroken young lad into one of the best devil may care sea adventures ever. With only $2.38 in his pocket … Continue reading

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