Stories of Sailing around the World

Our circumnavigation with catamaran SHE SAN has started in Marmaris, Turkey in September 2015. In May 2022 we arrived back in Marmaris after 6 years, 8 months, 38’059 nautical miles and 32 countries.

All our stories of sailing around the world with SHE SAN you find here with the latest on top, that means in reversed order of the timeline. We wish you al lot of fun reading our adventures and for those more keen on videos instead of reading we recommend our Vlogs 😉

Africa

Feb 2022 until Apr 2022

After 28 days nonstop sailing to Djibouti we head up the Red Sea to Suakin in the Sudan. Via the North of the Sudan we continue to Suez

Arabische Schriftzeichen auf Fischerboot mit der SHE SAN im Hintergrund
Stories of sailing around the World in Asia

Asia

May 2019 until Jan 2022

From the Philippines we sail via the Moluccas and Raja Ampat in Eastern Indonesia to South – and Western Indonesia west of Sumatra and to Malaysia and Thailand. Blocked due to Corona in Langkawi Malaysia in Mar 2020. In Jan 22 we leave Penang for the Indian Ocean

Pacific

February 2017 until May 2019

From Panama in 37 days nonstop sailing to French Polynesia, between the remote islands of the Pacific until Cook, Niue, Tonga to New Zealand. Back to Fiji and via Tuvalu, Kiribati and the Marshall Islands to Micronesia (FSM) and to the Philippines

Stories of Sailing around the World in the Pacific
Stories of Sailing around the World in the Atlantic

Atlantic

November 2015 until February 2017

First 5-6 day passages from Gibraltar until the Canary and Cabo Verde Islands and first Ozean Crossing over the Atlantic to Barbados. Island hopping to Grenada, St. Vincent, St. Lucia, Martinique, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Bonaire, Curacao, Columbia and Panama

Medtiterranean

August 2015 until October 2015

Preparation of SHE SAN as a Blue Water Cruising Yacht and start of our journey in Turkey in Sep 2015. First day trips and short night passages from Greece to Italy and Spain until Gibraltar

Stories of sailing around the world in the Mediterranean

“When someone goes on a journey they have something to tell”
Wenn jemand eine Reise tut, so kann er was erzählen

German poet Matthias Claudius (1740-1815)