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Arnaud Maldague

Successful Purchase of Sailboat For Caribbean Leg

Date: February 25, 2019
Approximate GPS Location: (15.66°N, 90.12°W)

Maldague has finally bought a sailing vessel so that he can continue his motorless trip from the Arctic to Ushuaia. The current leg will be to cross the Caribbean Sea to Guyana. Purchased from Kristopher Henriksson who sailed it from Norway, it is called 'Tsamaya'.

It is currently moored in Rio Dulce, Guatemala where Maldague will remain in March to fix it up and change out some parts.

Since our last update, Maldague has been in Belize where he swam with sharks and mantas in the reef which he says is the second longest in the world after the Great Barrier Reef (the 'Belize' reef spans 112 miles in length). He has also spent some time with some of his best friends who came to visit him from Belgium.


update history

The Manneken Trip

Stuck in Jamaica; COVID-19 Shuts Down the Caribbean

April 03, 2020 // The Manneken Trip
The Manneken Trip

Maldague Sets His Sights on the Dominican Republic

March 20, 2020 // The Manneken Trip
The Manneken Trip

Maldague Escapes the Cayman Islands to Jamaica

March 07, 2020 // The Manneken Trip
The Manneken Trip

Maldague Expelled from the Cayman Islands!

February 24, 2020 // The Manneken Trip



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