Redefining our “American Dream” Aboard a Sailboat

From the Editor: Meet the Adventure Crews: Cole and Emily Crews, Runners-up for Photo of the Year at the 2023 International Cruisers Awards in Annapolis. The Crews are a fun couple who said goodbye to societal norms, bought a sailing catamaran, and now travel full time, documenting all the ups and downs of boat life on their YouTube channel.

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Sailing Sunday – Compassionate Sailors Saving Lives Worldwide

Life is like a big canvas, isn't it? Some people choose to break away from conventional life, opting instead for an extraordinary journey that transcends the ordinary. That's where our story begins! I'm Ryan, a 37-year-old Australian, and my partner Brittni, a 34-year-old Canadian and our rescue pup, Jackson the 40 kg German Shepherd. Our decision to cast off the trappings of a comfortable life 5yrs ago, led us on a sailing journey around the world. What was initially meant to be a 12-month adventure through Europe, evolved into a crazy inspiring 5-year journey on YouTube (Sailing Sunday) saving the lives of animals all over the world. 

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Read more about the article Jimmy Buffett
A shot of the neon sign outside of Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville restaurant and bar along Broadway street on a cloudy day in Nashville Tennessee USA

Jimmy Buffett

What inspires people? Loaded question right? For some it’s another individual, like a parent or teachers. For others, it could be athletes or other prominent figures.  For many it’s something intangible, like a sunset or waterfall.  We could go on and on but the answer is as broad as life itself. Whatever or whomever you find inspiration from is what matters most to you.  It truly is a very personal connection.

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Read more about the article Apostle Meanderings and Other Island Stories
Bayfield, Bayfield County, Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, kayaking, kayaking tour, sea caves, Wisconsin sea caves, Lake Superior

Apostle Meanderings and Other Island Stories

The Chesapeake Bay is the nation’s largest estuary. While known for its expansive waters, ideal for sailing and cruising, it is also encompassed by over 100,000 navigable rivers, creeks, and coves. We may be tempted to hurry past those tucked away places, many of which are less than a few hours apart, but the coastal towns and serene settings of the Chesapeake’s southern shores are worth the slowdown.

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The Abacos Have Returned, and So Should You

The Chesapeake Bay is the nation’s largest estuary. While known for its expansive waters, ideal for sailing and cruising, it is also encompassed by over 100,000 navigable rivers, creeks, and coves. We may be tempted to hurry past those tucked away places, many of which are less than a few hours apart, but the coastal towns and serene settings of the Chesapeake’s southern shores are worth the slowdown.

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The 1920s Beast of the Canal

The Chesapeake Bay is the nation’s largest estuary. While known for its expansive waters, ideal for sailing and cruising, it is also encompassed by over 100,000 navigable rivers, creeks, and coves. We may be tempted to hurry past those tucked away places, many of which are less than a few hours apart, but the coastal towns and serene settings of the Chesapeake’s southern shores are worth the slowdown.

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Cruising South Puget Sound

The Chesapeake Bay is the nation’s largest estuary. While known for its expansive waters, ideal for sailing and cruising, it is also encompassed by over 100,000 navigable rivers, creeks, and coves. We may be tempted to hurry past those tucked away places, many of which are less than a few hours apart, but the coastal towns and serene settings of the Chesapeake’s southern shores are worth the slowdown.

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