Sail

Hey Haiti

Haiti, a living postcard strewn among the Leward islands of the Caribbean. A land where the only thing more abundant than palm trees is trash. And the local greeting is “give me one dollar.” It was a stunning smooth six day sail up from Martinique. Good winds. Good waters. Great Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
Explore

Live Long . Travel Free.

The eyes of the traveler see more in a week than many see in a lifetime! I’m not talking tourism; But TRAVEL: Immersing yourself in the world and getting lost in it! Allowing yourself to meet new and interesting people and truly exploring the sights, sounds, tastes, cultures, beats, smells, Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
Sail

Namibia Beckons

I couldn’t believe that we were finally off! After so many farewells and false starts and restarts; could it actually be that we were truly sailing out of Hout Bay? For good? Morwenna chugged out of the marina and we turned into the wind to set her sails. There wasn’t Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
Sail

Lady in Waiting

Six weeks ago I sat on the beach watching what was meant to be my last Cape Town sunset. Surrounded by so many of my favourite people, my heart yelled at me to stay! Why did I want to drift away from the most beautiful city in the world? From Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
Explore

My Back Garden

There’s reason my inner compass keeps navigating to Cape Town. I’d like to show you why! Welcome to my back garden!    And if you still don’t understand why Cape Town is the best city in the world, you really should come and check it out for yourself! We’re always Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago

About Us

We hope to shake you up and remind you to live a lot! Life is short! Go Adventure! Tired of mundane routine, of traffic jams, and of shoes; I gave up my regular routines, adopted a backpack and an anything goes philosophy, and began life as a Part Time Professional Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago

Home

Well hello there!   We’re so glad that you’ve come to join our adventure! We’ve been on the road for over ten years. And been barefoot for even longer than that! We hope this inspires you even just a little bit! We look forward to meeting you on the road. Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
Cycle

Anywhere for a Hug

“Make sure you come visit if you’re ever in [insert random name of strange town you will likely never visit]” -Anyone who has ever traveled is familiar with this phrase. It has become something of a generic salutation, the “politically correct” open-ended goodbye that is expected among gypsies. On the Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago