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A hitchhiker's guide to the oceans

by Nell Lewis 30 Nov 2018 12:22 UTC
Suzanne van der Veeken first crossed the Atlantic on a stranger's yacht in 2014. Since then, she hasn't stopped `hitch-sailing.` © Nell Lewis

The "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" by Douglas Adams is a satirical story about a group of intergalactic travelers.

Space travel was out of the question for Dutchwoman Suzanne van der Veeken, but the same spirit of adventure set her on course to hitch her way around the world -- by sea.

"Let's sail an ocean, and if I still like it then I'll continue chasing this dream," she told herself.

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