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Faeroer2 2019

Newsletter September 2019

Looking back Greenland and Iceland were new destinations for us. The trip to Greenland was very impressive for everyone: sailing between 2000 m high mountains, huge icebergs, beautiful sunsets and sunrises and the Northern Lights! And not to mention the whales…! Deeply impressed, we arrived in Iceland a second time, which we totally enjoyed. Greenland/Iceland […]

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ijsberen eten walvis

Newsletter July 2019

The last days in Spitsbergen … While many of you lived in the heat here, we enjoyed, most of the time, wonderful weather about 1000 km from the North Pole (between 5-19 degrees now and then…). The last 6 weeks we have been in the beautiful High North: Spitsbergen! We look back on very special […]

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Swartizen 2019

Newsletter May 2019

To the High North! Nature had finally awakened in Europe, while the Anne-Margaretha was sailing towards the Arctic, and a different kind of Springtime. The strong northern winds forced us to wait for a while at Terschelling (an island north of the Netherlands), but finally the wind gods welcomed us and we made the crossing […]

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Anchoring Ofoten Norway

Newsletter March 2019

  Springtime! Last week we smelled Spring in the air, which felt very good! The warmer weather prompted many requests for our trips. While many are fully booked … people are signing up on a waiting list, just in case a spot opens up. Still some weeks away… Before the Anne-Margaretha leaves the Netherlands once […]

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Newsletter January 2019

Best wishes for 2019! We hope that 2019 will be a beautiful and healthy year for everyone! For us it means new travel destinations, a different home and more ..! Traveling with the Anne-Margaretha We are very excited about the new travel destinations this year: Iceland, Greenland, Faeroer Islands, perhaps the Shetland Islands. Fellow sailors […]

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Race of TCYP

Newsletter November 2018

Wintertime The Anne-Margaretha is wintering in Spaarndam along the shore until she starts up again on May 1 with trips to the High North!  Apart from a few remaining chores, the ship is ready for the new season. We look back on a great year which ended with the exciting Race of the Classics for […]

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aankomst ijmuiden 2018

Newsletter – September 2018

Anne-Margaretha Completes her Fourth World Trip! On August 23, the Anne-Margaretha re-entered Spaarndam harbor in the Netherlands to a wonderful welcoming party, bringing her almost year-long voyage to a close. Heinz and the crew look back on the many highlights, such as the extraordinary nature and delightful conversations, along with more challenging moments like the […]

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Sailing from Alderney to IJmuiden!

Last leg: to IJmuiden! (nr.25) From St.Malo tot the Channel Islands Jersey, Guernsey and Alderney Anne-Margaretha sails to the Netherlands! The planning will be Thursday morning through the locks of IJmuiden! She will be at home than since almost one year sailing her world trip! Heinz (photo: Anne-Margaretha on her own jetty… Just a pitty […]

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uitzicht S.Jorge

Newsletter July 2018

The Anne-Margaretha is Heading for Spain If you think it’s hot here in the Netherlands, ah, we look back to steamy Panama and Cuba for the quintessential tropical heat. It was hard to sleep on board with scanty wind in the harbor and night temperatures of > 30˚C …. We experienced such wonderful adventures these […]

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Galapagos 2018

Newsletter May 2018

To the Panama Canal In just a little while, the Anne-Margaretha will cross the Central America isthmus on the great Panama Canal, a passage of only one day! We hope that the authorities go through all the procedures quickly…. There are webcams posted on both the Pacific and the Atlantic side locks, and with a […]

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