Come Sail With Me - The Book

"A must-read book for aspiring sailors and escapists looking for an informative and action packed true adventure" - Amazon

 

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Come sail with me book coverCome Sail With Me

Would you give up everything to sail across an ocean with a man you barely knew?

A once-in-a-lifetime adventure like this would always expose Wendy to the risk of hurricanes, piracy and dismasting but, never did she imagine that she would have to learn to cope with all of these.

wendy leo smithAbout Wendy Leo-Smith

“Fate took my ordinary life into uncharted waters”

Wendy, a farmer's daughter from Devon, worked at a high street bank for 20 years, during when she discovered the joys of sailing, which remains her passion to this day.

Our Yacht ZingaraThe Yacht - 'Zingara'

Sailing a racing yacht, just two up, tests their endurance to beyond the limit. leaving them in mortal danger more than once.

Map Of The Atlantic VoyageThe Route

Every leg of the 13,500 mile voyage offered something entirely different - from being spellbound by the spectacular sea life to petrified by the elements!

Gallery ScreenshotDestinations

Their five year adventure takes them way off the beaten track and Wendy brings to life the vibrant, but deadly cities, and remote communities that they make their home.

Click to see our trip photos!

Testimonials / Reviews

 A Very True Account

Having sailed around the world, short handed, I can relate to the well described account of ocean sailing. I enjoyed Wendy's style of writing and her honesty of both the good and bad times. A good read.

Steve

You don't need to be a sailor to enjoy this

You don't need to be sailor to enjoy this book. The adventure comes across as amazing, frightening, exhausting but worth doing. Brilliantly written Wendy I have thoroughly enjoyed this book. Well worth a read.

Trudi Dorman

Easy read, great story, would be superbly beneficial to other sailors or want to be sailors.

Really enjoyed reading this book, it is well written and full of description, fun, drama and giggle in between. An awesome adventure that is well documented and detailed enough to be useful to fellow sailors. Sometimes hard to believe it is a true story!

C. Link

An Unusual Perspective

Another series of sailing adventures- including some personal thoughts and experiences to fill in the regular itinerary report. Some honest recounting of the pitfalls endured and I admired the guts of the crew to venture off the beaten track to some fascinating and sometimes dangerous destinations.

Sinc

What a fantastic journey, what a book!

A must read. The highs the lows and everything in-between. You can feel every wave, emotion as if you were there traveling with them. What a fantastic voyage, once in a lifetime experience they must have had. Fantastic information for future travellers too, It makes you want to take to the helm yourself. If you haven't read it yet don't hesitate.

Steve Cliff

Couldn’t put it down

Not a book that I would normally read, but I really enjoyed every page. I particularly revelled in the excellent descriptions of the many and varied places visited, which transported you to them.

Jean Hurford


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