Already have an account? A Dutch court stepped in, owing to the objections of the local authorities, and prevented Dekker from departing while under shared custody of both her parents. A Map for Saturday Mar 10, Rating: Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! Maidentrip ends up being not necessarily about the amazing feat that Dekker accomplished, it’s about finding one’s true self, and enjoying the ride along the way. In March, her father told her to gain some experience with the open sea by first sailing to England.

Start your free trial. On a trip around the world, every day feels like Saturday. Retrieved 4 August Archived from the original on 24 January After Australia she however decided to skip some stops so she in reality did two 6—7 weeks long legs. On 14 October , Dekker was nominated for the Conny van Rietschoten Trophy, a very prestigious Dutch sailing award, in the ocean sailing category.

From the beginning of her solo circumnavigation in late AugustLaura wrote a weekly column for the Algemeen Dagblad of Rotterdam.


Picture’s from three weeks ago. She has owned several boats, all named Guppy. Was this review helpful to you? The story of a small group of modern seafaring gypsies, following them as they strike out across the largest expanse of uninhabited geography on earth, in search of adventure, awe and whatever else lies at the far side of the world. On the evening of Friday, 1 May, at the beginning of a day school vacation, she sailed away from Maurik [11] without specifying a destination to her father.


She contacted the generally dekekr Dekker, who was eventually convinced that the idea might work, about correcting that problem. Retrieved 19 November Retrieved 17 June They don’t sail and they don’t know what boats are, and they are scared of them.

Retrieved 21 December The Far Side of the World On a trip around the world, every day feels like Saturday.

The film follows adventurer Jeff Johnson as he retraces the epic journey of his heroes Yvon Chouinard and Doug Tompkins to Patagonia. She then planned either to go past Somalia to the Mediterranean, or around Africa, should piracy become a serious concern.

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Retrieved 22 August I think there’s something fishy going on, and just meeting people on an island, making friends with a weird couple. You may remember this news story from about five years ago: I Am maidenntrip Night.

In an epic snow year, five friends leave their daily lives behind to hike California’s historic John Muir Trail, edkker mile stretch from Yosemite to Mt. The boat was equipped for long-distance sailing and maidentip for solo-circumnavigation. Jan 17, Rating: Dekker has Dutch, German, and New Zealand citizenship. Edit Cast Credited cast: Preceding Dekker’s journey, the sailing press appeared rather sceptical, but became more positive during the journey, and acclaimed her after the Lajra Ocean crossing and the Cape of Good Hope passage.

You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. Retrieved from ” https: Dutch girl, maidentrpi, becomes youngest to sail around the world on her own”. It was — I realize now — the best preparation that he could have given me for my trip and other adventures. While in Australia, Dekker gave an interview [37] in which she admitted that she was not doing much schoolwork, since she was busy with sailing, maintenance, customs procedures and other tasks related to her journey.


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Maidentrip is full of sunsets and dolphins but short on introspection and drama. At best this functions as a pleasant aquatic travelogue; at worst it validates a teenage girl’s egotism. Retrieved 30 December Search for ” Maidentrip ” on Amazon. WhangareiNew Zealand. The planned route started from Portugal westwards, to cruise the Caribbean and then to go through Panama and past Indonesia. A Map for Saturday View All Audience Reviews. Red Dot on the Ocean: Regardless of the young sailor’s considerable nautical expertise, there is no such thing as smooth sailing on the trip Dekker is going on and watching her navigate those waters is a beautiful and exciting sight to behold.

Her father was in support of her plans. May 30, Rating: The Brief Newsletter Sign up to receive the top stories you need to know right now. Start your free trial.