sail around

sail around

to travel by water in a boat or ship. We sailed around for about an hour and then went back to the shore. Let's go out and sail around before dinner.
See also: around, sail
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Summary: All-female crew to sail around the world to promote gender balance in education
A DOCTOR who was born with part of his brain sticking through the base of his skull into his spine and had to learn to walk again, is getting set to sail around the world.
Actually, American Navy officers the Iran Times has spoken with have wondered why it is taking Iran so long to sail around the Atlantic.
I left from Cardiff to sail around the world so it's already been an important part of where it began.
A FAILED tanning salon tycoon freed after serving two years for murdering his millionaire fiancee has bragged of how he now plans to sail around the world.
A DELIGHTED US yachtsman has set a new world record for the fastest sail around Ireland.
A former seaman who once sailed single-handedly to the Azores, Cllr Morgan's ambition is to sail around the world.
Around 6000 liner ships some as much as 1300 feet long currently sail around the world.
uk QWE'VE been thinking of going on a cruise but we're worried it will be too expensive to sail around the Med, let alone a round-the-world voyage.
Omani Royal Navy commodore Khalifa commented "This new vessel will sail around the world with a message of peace and friendship.
Following the blessing of the fleet by the Naval Chaplain on Boomerang and the Flag Officers' salute, there will be a parade of sail around the Harbour before returning to the club for lunch and the awarding of the following trophies: Ship Shape and Bristol Fashion, best dressed crew awards for vintage boats over 30 years old, with the balance of the fleet competing for the best dressed yacht and crew.
1577: English explorer and navigator Sir Francis Drake began his voyage to sail around the world.
a And to show off the new craft, which arrive this week, the club is holding an open day, a giving people the chance to sail around Scammonden 'bay' with professional instructors for just PS1 per person.
In fact, it is now possible to sail around the world and remain above the Arctic Circle for nearly the entire voyage, the only exception being the need to sail around the southern tip of Greenland.
Dame Ellen MacArthur will soon set sail around the Scots coast - with a group of brave youngsters.