}); Your email address will not be published. Best decision you ever made- to travel within your means in your 30’s. If you would like to support the making of these blog posts and videos you can do so via paypal here or by becoming a Patron here. ( Log Out /  How We Afford to Sail Around the World! We break down how much it cost us to sail around… So today, I sifted through all of my bank records and calculated just how much it costs….and when I looked at the grand total I was shocked!

WE have a 2014 Fountaine Pajot catamaran and we have been to over 20 different countries and … Would like to give us a virtual high five?

What did our experience told us? Fishing and foraging are both great ways to feel in touch with the sea and eat delicious, fresh, free food.

I am a good wife…hahaha… and we love to sail , some of our happiest memories are of our sailing the New England coast in the summer with our kids from 6 months to 16. How do we get to travel the world without working you ask? If you want to know how much you need to budget and what expenses you’ll face during your sail cruising trip, check out this blog post of ours. the cost is almost like the expenses of studying for a financial master’s degree in China, Your email address will not be published. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. In this video, we answer with our experiences and knowledge about owning a boat and sailing around the world.

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You can easily make those calculations in your head – it’s a big sum. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. $8000 in food and fuel, $4000 in repairs, and $2000 in miscellaneous expenses. We have a plastic dinghy (a Walker Bay 8), which we row everywhere. naturapath?

This is how we do it these days. Dream of sailing around the world?

We’re very excited to have Elena of Sailing Kittiwake sharing her secrets for cruising on the cheap. That’s not too terrible, and a lot cheaper than living in Seattle! We’re back to SAILING in remote Indonesia, Finding FREEDOM – Sailing out of Lockdown, Running from a STORM into a CROCODILE fight, The BOW FELL OFF, our sailing dinghy tender, Living BIG on a little – Off Grid Isolation, Budget OFF-GRID living on a MINIMALIST sail boat. You can follow our cruising adventure –sailing from the UK to the Med – on our YouTube channel, our blog sailingkittiwake.com, our Facebook page, and our Instagram account.

Next the Seas of Indonesia, then the Indian Ocean. @13:56 How do we deal with health problems @15:32 Other tips? Good channel. Do you dream of having a boat? The TRUTH about Buying a CATAMARAN. Required fields are marked *.

Let us know in the comments below! The advice to be wary of advice is certainly good advice.....I hope you can make the crossing this year, but it may be all dependent on borders being opened again. In our latest video we breakdown how much it has cost us to spend 3 years full time sailing, over half way around the world. Can You Afford to Sail the World? I had spent a total of $7000 in outfitting Cascadia. However, I had about $5000 in positive cashflow from various sources which brought my net expenses to $16000 for the year or around $1300 per month. That our sailing adventures around the world inspire you to achieve your dreams! All text, photographs and other materials in this magazine are the property of AP PACIFIC Co., Ltd. or Dragon Art Media Co., Ltd. or the respective authors and photographers and the copyright is reserved. In our sailing travel vlogs, we will bring you sailing with us, showing you the real boat life ( so some boat works! Subscriptions are available worldwide through the network of distributors in each country, or when not available, from Dragon Art Media directly. ALL OUR TIPS: How Do We Afford to Sail Around the World at 22 years? The journey would further include prolonged stays throughout notorious budget-busting nations like Japan, Canada, and Italy. I also bought SV Delos in May of 2008. Love following your adventures also! It’s easy to figure out whether a place will be too costly for you – check the marina and mooring prices (they’re usually a good indication) and read other cruisers’ accounts of staying in the area. Once upon a time Riley worked offshore in Australia on Oil Rigs for nearly a decade to save up for our original boat.

We went for a heavily-built fiberglass 26ft catamaran with a small rig (a Heavenly Twins 26) and we stripped out the pressurized water system, as well as the electrical marine loo in exchange for simpler systems, to keep things easy to power, maintain, and repair.

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So the next question we askd was, “How much does it cost to maintain a middle class lifestyle, on a small boat, while sailing around the world”. can we be Friends? A simple lifestyle: exactly the one we always wanted as a young sailing couple.

and why not, to sail around our beautiful Planet? Change ). How we fund our dream and what it took to start out sailing around the world.

If there's any questions we didn't answer, please ask us in comments below, it will be our pleasure to answer it. It is also retailed comprehensively through bookshops throughout the region, reaching all visitors with in interest in boats.

Boats need constant repairs and little upgrades, so budget for those before buying (it’s better not to compromise on quality here!). Life is too short for dreams to stay dreams. It’s inevitable that some cruising hot spots will be more expensive than others. Here’s how. If you buy the biggest boat you can afford, there is a very good chance that you won’t be able to maintain it. On land, rent used to be £800 per month; then we’d need to pay for bills, transport, food, fuel, and more. Among them, has been calculating just how much it cost to sail the world. You have inspired my husband to restore our 40′ single hull boat, adding a wheel to replace the old tiller and renovate the interior, fixing the teak deck and engine. google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4289504751312453", At the moment, living on a small sailboat, we spend around £500 each month. Avoid dangerous water leaks while sailing around the world with a leak alarm. To accomplish our dream of living on the ocean, we chose a 1984 ferrocement boat, Sagar Rani. ( Log Out / 

After 4 years of full time travel sailing around the world, we explain how we fund this dream life now in our 30’s rather than waiting until retirement. Pure satisfaction! Marine professionals are costly to hire; there is no denying that. If like us you like statistics, keywords and youtube algorithm ( SEO) check this link! Thanks for stopping by. To obtain permis-sion for reproduction please write to the editor. I have had some downtime this month in China, so that has given me time to work on some projects that I have been wanting to do for a while. Reproduction in whole or in part in any form, electronic or otherwise, without the written permission of the copyright owner is strictly prohibited. Then the Indian Ocean again off the next Continent. – from Long Island sound to Block Island to Nantucket to Maine. Motoring a lot can seriously hurt your finances, as well as being smelly and noisy.

– Guest post by Xanthe Hayes-Yapp . Not only are your sails free to use, but they’re also a simpler technology than your engine, so they need less maintenance and are generally cheaper to replace. I had spent $21,000 dollars sailing for one year. Spending time in marinas, as much as it’s fun and convenient, will quickly drain your savings. Next the Andaman Sea and Gulf of Thailand. To really keep costs down, try and aim to anchor out most nights, if it’s safe to do so. I have had some downtime this month in China, so that has given me time to work on some projects that I have been wanting to do for a while. Love you all! This video is about what we did before moving on the boat and how we're are able to sail and travel the world full time.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. It is hard to understate how amazingly grateful we are to our crew of supporters who have become a bit of a family to us now that we have met so many of you. @12:22 What about insurance? Answering is one of the questions we are asked most often. @7:21 Theory and reality of how much it cost per year (projections) @8:08 Which boat to travel?