HitchFail of the Year

Philosopher Jagger once said “you can’t always get what you want” and that’s what happened as I couldn’t find a boat willing to take me to #Sicily from #Malta and therefore was forced to use the extortionately priced ferry! After more than three weeks in Malta and almost one week at the marina, enough was Read more >

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Airplane Hitchhiking

I guess this is the in-flight airplane hitchhiking selfie with the pilot you’ve been waiting for! “Johnny Bravo Yankee, prepare for landing..” listening to the radio stuff is quite entertaining, but I wouldn’t want to have the responsibility over an aircraft honestly, so I can scratch off becoming a pilot off my list of potential future jobs.. and I’m back to just being a hitchhiker. The pilot made the smoothest landing ever on Malta’s runway and obviously I took many (shitty) photos and videos through the window. I love small airplanes! I love the amount of intimidating sensors and screens in the cockpit! I love Malta from all angles! So much fun it was. Cheers to the pilot! Read more >

A Modern Odyssey

At the marina I met this Italian lady who is an actress with a theatre company sailing all over Europe to perform. Fittingly, they’re doing part of Homer’s Odyssey, right here at the marina. They let me sleep in the dressing room/loft and the cooks are Dutch and they’ve fed me and taken excellent care Read more >

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Another Boat to Hitch

Oh it’s the same stuff again as a couple of weeks ago! Hopefully I have a chance to go #boathitching tomorrow on a big #yacht to #Sicily, thanks to the help of this lovely lady at the marina’s “captainerie” who sees the benefit of “help me help you”. Now let’s hope it’s a yes from Read more >

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