De pequeño me parecía aburrido que los adultos se desearan buena salud en los cumpleaños o festejos de fin de año. Pensaba: ¡Qué hueva! ¿Por qué no se desean dinero o unas vacaciones bien chingonas? Ya más grandesito, me decía ¿por qué no se desean un chingo de sexo, buenas pedas y también dinero y … Sigue leyendo ¡Salud!
Recent study shows Komodo Dragon prefers fried rice over live prey
According to UNESCO, the Komodo National Park is home to approximately 5,700 Komodo Dragons, so-named because of their intimidating looks and aggressive behavior. The Komodo is currently the largest lizard on the planet, weighing up to 70kg (150lb) and averaging a length of 2 to 3 metres (or up to 10 medium-sized feet). A survey … Sigue leyendo Recent study shows Komodo Dragon prefers fried rice over live prey
Down the corporate ladder and up the yard ladder
Three years ago I was on the beautiful island of Rote, Indonesia, with my mate Furlong, a.k.a. Sasha Mandinga, discussing with some Aussie surfers the feasibility of flying to Australia to learn how to sail and get jobs as deckhands. We had been enjoying touring across Indonesia on our motorbikes but realized that such an … Sigue leyendo Down the corporate ladder and up the yard ladder
Nagai Island, where Shumagin rests
Here are some pictures of Nagai ,specifically Eagle Harbour, our first ascent (1701ft) and Mist Harbour. We had to come back to Sand Point due to some issues with our watermaker and the satellite phone, but will be back out this Sunday, after the "cincou de meiyou" celebrations here.
From Sand Point, Alaska, to the FIFA World Cup
Four years ago, my brother, some friends and I went to the World Cup in Brazil. I then thought it extremely overrated and determined I would never go to a World Cup again. Yet, here I am, in Sand Point, Alaska, helping prepare a sailing yacht to cross over to Kamchatka and partake in the … Sigue leyendo From Sand Point, Alaska, to the FIFA World Cup
Cocos (Keeling) to Rodrigues
With another sailing adventure on the horizon (from Sand Point, Alaska to Petropavlovsk Kamchatka), I again find myself full of unfinished material I've been meaning to publish on this blog, such as video, photos and stories from my Indian Ocean crossing. As a first step in this effort, here is some footage taken from Cocos … Sigue leyendo Cocos (Keeling) to Rodrigues