Galia Moss’ Sailing Journey Began with an Epic Sendoff

Mexican icon Galia Moss is currently about halfway through her 6-month solo sailing journey around Latin America, rounding the point of Argentina on her way to her destination of Acapulco, where she’s scheduled to arrive in April 2013. Galia has sailed 7,740 miles so far, and sponsored an education for 1,548 Mexican kids through “Solo Levanta La Mano” (Just Raise Your Hand).

Perhaps the most beautiful part of the entire trip was Galia’s big send-off in November at Xcaret Park, where Mayan priests, jumping dolphins, soaring macaws and a large crowd were all present to say goodbye:

 

 

To follow along on the rest of her journey, check out the Galia Moss website.