A Practicing Devout Coward’s Circumnavigation
with his wife and son
• 56 countries • 40,000 miles • 6 ½ years
Laurie Pane’s first book, Chasing Sunsets, recounts the circumnavigation of a family who dared to be extraordinary from three perspectives – captain, co-captain and kid. Light-hearted, novel-like story of fun and adventure on land and sea.
Steering You Straight
Tips for Cruisers, Soon-to-be Cruisers, and the Envious Everyone Else
198 pages, 46 great photos, humor, wonderful stories and hundreds of essential pieces of information, make this an essential reference manual for sailors and cruisers and a very enjoyable read for everyone else.
Raymond Hill Publishing Adventures
Join the Pane family as they get arrested by secret police in Sudan, survive a lightning strike in Panama, deal with depth-charges in Sri Lanka, find hidden Roman mosaics in Turkey, ride long-tails in Thailand, sail under venting volcanoes in Indonesia, are stalked by whales in Tonga, and fit a regular family life in between.
Pane’s wit, humor and story telling will please all from the armchair traveler to the most daring of adventurers.