The 12 Days of Boatmas: South Australia

The 12 Days of Boatmas: South Australia

Photo Credit: Jennifer Long South Australia is a work shanty that can often be heard floating across the water from our boats. While there are many interpretations of the ‘sea shanty’ genre, a broad definition is as a particular type of work song that...
The Weight of History

The Weight of History

By Captain Ryan “Otis” Downs S/V Hawaiian Chieftain The crew of the Hawaiian Chieftain has been in Sacramento, California for over 9 weeks. This is an important port for the ship, because we bring our excellent, hands-on education program to children far from salt...