Navigare Necesse Est! Hop on-board – Welcome to the blog Navigare necesse est, a blog about sailing and food & drink on-board. It is about cruising among all the islands of the Baltic sea and the archipelago of Stockholm especially. The archipelago around Stockholm has over 20.000 islands and islets and it is very dear to me and it is among these I have my home harbor. About me: I, Tyra the author of this blog live on a rather small island near the town Vaxholm. I have the Coastal Skipper Certificate and this Coastal Skipper Certificate is the second level of the official Swedish nautical training courses for recreational boat drivers. I love night navigation and has an in-depth knowledge of both day and night navigation, 'close to shore' as well as offshore. The Coastal Skipper Certificate is compulsory for the sailing of boats larger than 12 x 4 meters. Our boat is not that big at all but you never know one day perhaps I really need it. Although I'm sometimes the Captain of the boat and enjoys it I think I am more than willingly to spend a lot of time down in the galley. I just love to cook and bake on-board and I'm lucky I don’t get seasick below deck as many people unfortunately do, the only problem when cooking on-board is when it is leaning too much to one side and if we are going on the wrong tack. View my profile.



Thursday

I want to fly like an Eagle - Nica


En skön bild ifrån Stockholms skärgård. Nica på berget på Sprickopp.


Navigare necesse est

I want to fly like an eagle
To the sea
Fly like an eagle
Let my spirit carry me
I want to fly like an eagle
Till I'm free
Oh, Lord, through the revolution

Feed the babies. Who don't have enough to eat. Shoe the children. With no shoes on their feet. House the people. Livin' in the street. Oh, oh, there's a solution

I want to fly like an eagle
To the sea
Fly like an eagle
Let my spirit carry me
I want to fly like an eagle
Till I'm free
Fly through the revolution

Steve Miller Band 1976

Lyssna Steve Miller
eller en bättre version med
SEAL

Snart är det båtmässa! SEA U
Ha det bra, Skepp o'hoj

Sprickopp, Stockholms Skärgård

Navigare necesse est!

2 comments:

Vero said...

What a beautiful girl you got there!

Såg faktiskt en stor rovfågel, brun med ljusspräcklig "bringa", i ett träd precis utanför mig mitt i storstan.

Jaså, snart dags för båtmässa och jag gissar att du ritat upp ett litet schema och räknar dagarna tills dess :-D

Tyra in Vaxholm said...

Beatiful girl, yes indeed. Nej det är inte jag som räknar dagar det är Hubbe och han har säkert ett schema också. Han snackar i alla fall båt varje dag! :)