Tag: Sailing

VA18 mast fall down

Ever had a mast fall down? My friend having sailed out my Dehler Varianta 18 in Stockholms archipelago in my absence recently. Something, that must never happen, happened. I couldn’t almost believe what he was telling me the other day, luckily he is a very experienced sailor who […]

Mit dem Schiff aufs Schiff

MILVAs ursprüngliche Bestimmung war von Beginn an, auch mal bei Allsång på Skansen mitzusingen. Daher bewarben wir uns im Januar 2017 beim Eurovision Song Contest in Schweden für einen Auftritt im Stockholmer Schärengarten. Die Konkurrenz war groß. Bei anfänglichem Wartelistenplatz # 787 rückte MILVA binnen einem Jahr in […]

Ice Age 2017 | Mannheim Harbour

„If there’s more than one possible outcome of not getting your boat out of the water before onset of winter, and one of those outcomes will result in disaster or an undesirable consequence, then someway it will end up that way.“ An example of applied Murphys Law. Personal […]

The old can and the sea

Recently I voluntarily payed double prize for a bottle of dishwashing detergent of the same environment-friendly pretending Belgium based company just because of nicely designed bottle and a label attached that was saying ‘This bottle is produced from plastic waste found in the canals of Amsterdam before it […]