Last preparation for sailing are taken care of like turning in my taxes. This is how it looked while doing them. Now around this time next week I'm on my way to the airport with lots of luggage. At work I'm wrapping up to and handing over.
So by now 4 enrollments with children between 2-10 years old have been done. I'm very excited about this, because the origin to undertake this sailing adventure steams from my own sailing memories and time on the archipelago as a child.
I wanted to know more about electronic on board and therefore booked this one day training. Had to be south of Basel at 8h in the morning and finished with practical exercise at 18.15h-long day, but absolutely worth it!
Friday evening right after work Martin and I took the train to Biel to meet up with Katja and Lukas and their son Lukas that is almost 3 years old now to have dinner and discuss them coming along sailing again. Since we took the train all my gear needed to go into the rucksack. Luckily Martin has this big Fjällräven one in Nato blue where all fitted in. We were welcomed by Lars in Biel who had to show us all his toys and drive his car around the fireplace - awesome, kids are so authentic,...
After HD"s now legendary Weisswust Christmas party, we sat together the next morning discussing the route next summer. HD is intense and wanted to know almost all. We had fun exploring where we would be every week of the trip.