May 23, 2018
Sailing the North Atlantic
Darkness. The biting winds. Strings of foam sputtering from waves like saliva. A misty horizon riddled with endless waves, each one unique, each one having its own...
Oct 11, 2017
The most eventful week yet!
We left Cadiz on a Saturday, and every Sunday we have family dinner with all the teachers and the crew. All the tables are set and we do also get ice cream for dessert....
Sep 23, 2017
¿Por qué me uní a A+ World Academy?
Son pocos días los que llevo en esta academia, pero estos han sido suficientes para darme cuenta de lo especial y efectiva que en realidad es. Desde el principio...
Sep 23, 2017
This week has been a challenging week, to say the least. Adjusting to academic life at sea, being held up by bad weather and water conservation was just the beginning....
Sep 10, 2017
My first week at sea
My name is Emma, I am 17 years old, and I am currently a student at A+ World Academy 2017/2018.
Aug 21, 2016
The first week was all about adjustments. The students and faculty are slowly becoming accustomed to maritime life which has been a challenge physically and mentally....
Nov 27, 2015
The Atlantic crossing
I was very nervous the day we left Cabo Verde. Already homesick, and now we were going to be at sea for 20 days.
Aug 31, 2015
Embarkation: Sørlandet sets sail
After months of preparation, Sørlandet began its two year circumnavigation on August 18th in Kristiansand, Norway. This marks the first time a Scandinavian sail...