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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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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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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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About the Author of The Vega Adventures

Shane Granger (1948- his luck runs out) has been in love with the sea since he was seven years old. Having worked as a radio DJ, advertising photographer, boat builder, director of museum ship restoration, and bush pilot, he has … Continue reading

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Another glowing review for “The Vega Adventures”

The Vega Adventures is a rousing rascallian recount of the incredible journeys of Captain Shane Granger and Meggi on board their fine conveyance, The Vega, a 120+ year old Norwegian sailing vessel. In 2004, Captain Shane and Meggi navigated The … Continue reading

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Read “The Vega Adventures” A rip roaring sea tale and its all true

AT last the 300 page popular book about Vega and her amazing adventures is available from Amazon books at the following link http://www.amazon.com/Vega-Adventures-Shane-Granger/dp/6028397466 Early in 1892, one of Norway’s finest boat builders launched a sailing legend. Over a century later … Continue reading

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