Episode 14: White Spot Pirates’ Nike Steiger Cruises the Western Caribbean

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Nike2Nike Steiger of White Spot Pirates tells us about why she dropped everything and bought her boat Karl in Panama. She gives trash and laundry tips for cruisers floating far off the grid. Learn the origins of her YouTube channel‘s name and her boat’s name. Find out about when she almost gave up the dream of sailing around the world all together.

You can get a bonus episode of White Spot Pirates with an in depth look at Nike’s Mexico cruise if you pledge as little as $1 to the Slow Boat Sailing Podast’s Patreon site.  This is one of many bonus episodes available to Patrons only. All patrons are given the audiobook of the #1 sailing bestseller How to Sail Around the World Part-Time.  

In this episode you can find out about the progress of the Slow Boat as it makes it way to Cuba and its new crew member Stevie.


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