Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Sunday, June 26, 2011
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
In contrast, in Iceland, the first day of summer is also a public holiday.
Finnish police have reported that they were run ragged during the first weekend after the schools broke up for summer, confiscating thousands of litres of alcohol from under age would-be drinkers.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Sunday, June 12, 2011
"I wish to have no connection with any ship that does not sail fast for I intend to go in harm's way." --John Paul Jones
Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Sunday, June 5, 2011
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Today, the Pilgrim provides a national award-winning living history program to over 16,000 students a year.
She is a 130-foot “snow brig” hosting fourteen sails, including eight square sails, giving her that distinctively majestic appearance.
At sea, the Pilgrim’s volunteer crew mans up to 144 lines in perfect synchronicity to sail her as in bygone times.