One man, his boat, his family, a different country and a dream of a different kind of life; running a small boat business and living life in the stunning coast of Galicia. This blog is about the journey.
So it’s about two years since I wrote a blog. Have you missed me? Where to begin? Well for a start I sold the RIB. For those who aren’t in the know, that’s the boat I used to have, complete with hypalon tubes around a fibreglass hull. RIB – Rigid Inflatable Boat. I didn’t have … Continue reading One man and his new boat: Two Years On
Well, it’s been a while since I wrote anything on here, so after a couple of nudges, I thought I’d let you know what I’ve been up to. Probably too much to recount, really. Since Christmas it’s been full steam ahead (I’ve decided to get as many nautical references in as possible) on planning for … Continue reading Time to Escaparia.com
OK, so it’s hardly a patch on James Bond’s strapline, but hey, I’m quite chuffed that I’m now legal – I can fish anywhere I like off the coast of Spain, and nobody can stop me! If only I knew how to get any of those fish out of the damn water, it would be … Continue reading Matt Taylor – licensed to fish
So, I’ve been in Galicia a month now, and there’s been a lot going on! Firstly, after having driven a thousand miles with an 8m boat attached the back of the Jeep, I reversed into the wall outside our new abode, putting a not insignificant gash in the bumper. And for anyone who’s ever driven … Continue reading You don’t have to go to Seaworld…