Little Mermaid At Sea

Seeing the world one port at a time

The Girl Behind The Fin

About

Okay so I don’t have red hair, a fishtail, or a seashell bra (but how sweet would it be if i did?!), however my name really is Arielle and essentially I live and work on the water. After scrupulously avoiding the corporate world, I found a way to make my dreams of travel come to fruition when in 2011 I took a job as a nanny onboard a 43 meter private yacht. Join me as I see the world one port at a time and as always, hope for fair winds and following seas.

Featured Posts

Who Says You Can’t Go Home

Who Says You Can’t Go Home

Jul 1, 2014 | 11 Comments

I’ve been thinking a lot about home lately.  What it does it mean to me? What does it represent? Where is it? To paraphrase my dad, the house in which I grew up and the town in which I was raised will always be my home but it will never again be as I remember […]

When Traveling Sucks

When Traveling Sucks

Jun 5, 2014 | No Comments

Sometimes traveling sucks. No, it’s not the endless hours on flights or the fine art of entertaining a toddler on an international flight.  It’s not even dealing with last minute travel mishaps that wear me out.  What really grinds my gears is being treated like a criminal simply because I happen to travel often. It’s […]

Saying Goodbye to the Boat

Saying Goodbye to the Boat

Apr 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

It’s time. The day I knew would come but tried to push to the back of my mind is finally here.     I’m leaving the boat.     …Or rather, the boat is leaving me. Alright, alright, enough with the dramatics.  Before everyone goes running off to tell my boss I quit via blog post, […]

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