YOUR FAMILY Tell us about your family. We are a family of 4; Russel, Greer, Kai (boy-13yrs) and Jaiya (girl-10yrs). Russel is a super competent sailor; his mum and dad circumnavigated and he sailed from Melbourne to Greece with them in his 20’s. He is also a mad-keen windsurfer, a number cruncher and one of those people who are (annoyingly) good at absolutely everything. Greer is an artist who loves yoga. Kai is also a superb windsurfer and dinghy sailor. He has a special talent for computers- coding and programming. He loves maths, reading and hanging out with other cruising kids. … [Read more...]
Articles about Our Community
These articles include Family Highlights, Success Stories, and stories about families Giving Back through volunteer opportunities.
YOUR FAMILY Tell us about your family. We are a family of four living on our catamaran and traveling slowly through the oceans around the world. We have two children. One boy, Manua, who just turned 5. He was born in The Canary Islands and has quite a personality. He knows very much what he likes and does not like and will let you know in a very matter of fact way. Fortunately, he likes his sister, Katerina, who is 9 and they play well together and look after each other. Katerina is sweet and smart, very caring and a born leader. TRAVEL Tell us about your journey? We have … [Read more...]
Giving back to a community can mean so many things for so many people. Every opportunity to give of yourself is fulfilling and rewarding, sometimes more for you than for the recipient. There are many volunteer opportunities that last a week or a month and fit into our otherwise busy schedules and lives. This beautiful family, Olen and Danae Netteburg, have made a lifestyle of giving to a community that has touched their hearts with their sincere need, deep cultural roots, and genuine relationships. Both Olen and Danae volunteered in rural Africa when they were young and single. Both … [Read more...]
The Shaw family is a Canadian family of five who left in 2012 to live on their sailboat, Fluenta. Throughout their journey, they had a baby in Mexico, have revamped their curriculum style, and have sailed more than half way around the world. They are one of the nicest and most wonderful families you could be lucky enough to meet while out on your own adventure. Continue reading to learn more about them in their own words. YOUR FAMILY Tell us about your family. We are a Canadian family living on a sailboat and have been traveling for the past almost 5 years. We have three children. … [Read more...]