Well, there we go, we have just signed a four-month contract with Mitilini’s marina, in Lesbos for wintering. We are therefore going to spend the coming winter months in the third-biggest island of the Egean Sea and the largest of the Eastern Sporades. Our wintering afloat came earlier than expected. We also had not considered wintering at a marina, but the town harbour of Mytilene turned out to be unsuitable for a long stay. Therefore, we were left with two options : sailing back Southward or sailing farther North. We did not fancy any of these. Continue reading
International Translation Day is celebrated every year on 30th of September, on Saint Jerome’s day. He is considered to be the first official translator of the Bible. Saint Jerome is the Patron saint of translators and known for his text-critical review of the Latin Bible. He dedicated almost his whole life for it. Continue reading
Sailing the Words sails on the words and around the Mediterranean Sea ! Sailing the Words is an online translation business on a human scale and created by bringing its passions together : translating and sailing !
We make the words sail from English into French. We start a two-year sailing trip around the Mediterranean Sea on board our sailboat : a 33-foot Gladiateur from 1978.
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If you need help with translation in the maritime or tourism fields, do not hesitate to contact us ! Otherwise, you can always follow our maritime adventure by joining us on social network and 1538 Réseau Méditerranée website.
Fair winds and following seas !
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I am very pleased to tell you that Sailing the words is now available in both English and French ! Continue reading