Keeping Calm in Times of Change

Keeping Calm in Times of Change

It’s been 4 years since we started to seriously think about selling up and going cruising. It’s been a year since we bought Hapai and 6 months since we got official live aboard status. While the set-sail date in May marks a major milestone in our journey, so much...
5 Things to Pack when Volunteering with Children

5 Things to Pack when Volunteering with Children

If you’re heading off to volunteer overseas, you’ll no doubt be spending time with children along the way. Even outside of schools and orphanages, it’s common to come across groups of children just waiting to have some fun. By carrying a few basic supplies, you can...
Surviving Sea Sickness

Surviving Sea Sickness

There are two types of people in this world; the type who get chronically seasick and the type who don’t. Unfortunately, I fall into the first camp and have been known to get seasick without even leaving the marina. Until recently I relied on seasick remedies for...
Finding the Perfect Boat for Us

Finding the Perfect Boat for Us

If there’s one thing I know for sure, there’s no such thing as the perfect boat – but there is such a thing as the perfect boat for you. Hapai is the perfect boat for us. Going into this journey we knew that finding our perfect boat was going to take some time,...
Finding the Perfect Boat for You

Finding the Perfect Boat for You

I’ve said it before, there is no such thing as the perfect boat. However, there is such a thing as the perfect boat for you. If you’re still searching for your perfect vessel, these top tips might help you out. Know What’s Important to You If you’re planning on...