Sail away with Antoine
This job is a kid's dream come true. I developed my passion reading books in my youth. I managed to turn that dream into reality. A reality I love to share.
What is your motto ?
Go for it!
Your sailing style ?
I listen to my passengers but also to the elements. I always do everything I can to leave people with the best possible memories – with passenger safety constantly in mind.
How do you handle the life on board ?I explain, the crew participates if they want to
How does shopping work?I take care of supply on board
How does cooking work?I cook
How did you become skipper ?
I started out as a fisherman for 16-18 years and now I've been skipper for 10 years.
What people say about you?
Aren't you a bit young for a big boat like that?
Your best cruise memory
My arrival in Antarctica. Mountains on the horizons. Whales everywhere. I discovered another world.
In your opinion, what makes for a successful cruise ?
A successful cruise for me is when people get off the boat and say "That was the most wonderful journey of my life."
Your worst cruise memory ?
Un démâtage :-( Mais tout s’est bien terminé, nous avons pu finir la croisière sans soucis.