There are plenty of things you can do to improve your chances of securing a passage even if you’re not an awesome chef, super experienced sailor or a doctor. Most of them are common sense but somehow totally missed by so many boat-hikers. [Read more…] about Boat Hitchhiking Part 3: How to Find a Boat
Welcome to Part 2 of the How to Hitchhike on a Boat series! If you missed it, you can read part 1 here. In Part 2, I’ll talk about the best time to cross the Atlantic.
The best time to cross the Atlantic
Although boats can technically cross the Atlantic at anytime, due to hurricane season in the Mid- and Western Atlantic, the vast majority of sailors go at the same time. For this reason, I will only talk about the normal crossing season. [Read more…] about Boat Hitchhiking Part 2: How an Atlantic Crossing Works