Departure ahead!

Something ends, something begins It did not happen often in the past that I pursued any long term plans that led to something substantial in my life, so one day I could say, “That’s it! This is what I’ve worked for”. It actually never happened. Most of my plans are Read more…

New LiveTrack feature

Follow S/V Serenity Hi folks! In preparation of my upcoming departure in July 2020, I have implemented a new page to the website, accessible by clicking on “Live Track” in the menu on the upper right hand side. This page incorporates the Garmin InReach MapShare functionality, a GPS based tracking Read more…

Zu Gast im 3F Podcast

[Only relevant for German speakers] Hallo zusammen! Jetzt wo bis zum Start meiner Reise nur noch wenige Monate vergehen und ich hier langsam meine Zelte in Dänemark abbreche, hatte ich die Möglichkeit ein bisschen zu reflektieren und meine Gedanken und Beweggründe zur Segelreise in einem Podcast zu teilen. Also wer Read more…

For clean oceans and beaches

Forsvarets Havmiljøvogter Today I got a small package from the Danish defence command I’d like to talk about. We are probably all aware of the situation in our oceans and the tremendous amount of trash they are contaminated with. Recent media coverage is strong with projects of young engineers to Read more…

Becoming a liveaboard

The first big step is done. After 6 years of living for rent in Denmark, I decided to quit my apartment and move aboard Serenity. The last few years I lived in a 57sqm place and since my TV broke down years ago, I wasn’t even using the living room Read more…

Electric and Insulation

Basic electric upgrade When I bought Serenity, she was well equipped, ready to sail and even more important, ready to be sailed single handed. But she was far from being capable to serve as a permanent residence and her electric system was weak and only suited for daycruises. Being at Read more…

Buying S/V Serenity

It was love at first sight and a purchase solely based on intuition. I just had a good feeling about her. In October 2016 I stumbled over an ad on scanboat.com. Jeanneau Fantasia 27, built in 1987, with autopilot, gps chart plotter, 8hp inboard engine, ok set of sails and Read more…

In need of change!

How to be myself? This might sound like a serious case of existential crisis, who am I, who do I want to become? But hold on, it is not a crisis at all and rather a good thing to happen, like a moment of clarity in a non esoteric way. Read more…