Published Articles:

“Getting Splashed by the Pacuare River”
http://playground-earth.com/travel-magazine/category/costa-rica/
(Playground Earth)

“Pursuit of the Sloth”
http://www.bootsnall.com/articles/07-03/pursuit-of-the-sloth-in-costa-rica-costa-rica-central-america.html
(BootsnAll)

“Life of a Love Bus”
Bus Conversions Magazine – May 2009 issue
www.busconversions.com

“Fish-haps”
Latitudes and Attitudes Magazine – July 2009 issue #110
http://www.latsandatts.net/magazine/
Lats and Atts July 2009.pdf, pages 78-82

“Barbuda: One of Nature’s Gifts”
Caribbean Compass – July 2010 issue #178
www.caribbeancompass.com
page 16-17

“Dogs and Cats: A Perfect Match”
Latitudes and Attitudes Magazine – May 2011 issue # 131
Page 116

“Cruising the Eastern Caribbean with Your Dog” – Part 1
Caribbean Compass – November 2010 issue # 182
www.caribbeancompass.com
Page 20-23

“Cruising the Eastern Caribbean with Your Dog” – Part 2
Caribbean Compass – December 2010 issue # 183
www.caribbeancompass.com
page30-31

“It’s Always Something”
Caribbean Compass – January 2011 issue # 184
www.caribbeancompass.com
page 48

“There’s More to Marigot than You Think”
All At Sea – January 2011
Page 61-64
http://www.allatsea.net/there-is-more-to-marigot-you-think

“Antigua Amazes”
Caribbean Compass – April 2011
Page 18-19

“Marie-Galante: Remarkable, Rural and Round”
All At Sea – April 2011
Page 66-67
http://www.allatsea.net/remarkable-rural-and-round-marie-galante

“Feature Boat Fountaine Pajot “Irie” – Life is “All Good” on This Little Cat”
Latitudes and Attitudes Magazine – June 2011

“Mirabella V: Magnificence, Magnitude and Modernity in St. Maarten”
All At Sea – August 2011
Page 45-49
http://www.allatsea.net/magnificent-mirabella-v-in-sint-maarten

“Cruisers and Businesses Support the Carriacou Children’s Education Fund: Donations to Date Reach the Magic Number of EC$ 150,000!”
Caribbean Compass – September 2011
Page 17

“Visit Grenada, the Island That Adds Spice”
All At Sea – September 2011
Page 66-69
http://www.allatsea.net/visit-grenada-the-island-that-adds-spice

“Carriacou Children’s Education Fund Raises Record Amount during the Carriacou Regatta”
All At Sea – October 2011
Page 85-88
http://www.allatsea.net/carriacou-childrens-education-fund-raises-record-amount

“Let’s Go Hashing in Grenada!”
All At Sea – November 2011
Page 68-71
http://www.allatsea.net/hash-house-harriers-hash-it-out-on-grenada

“Los Roques: Do They Rock or Not?”
Caribbean Compass – January 2012
Page 21-23

“Nimrod’s Hospitality Shop in Grenada”
Caribbean Compass – February 2012
Page 40-41

“Tips and Costs for Transiting the Panama Canal”
All At Sea – May 2012
http://www.allatsea.net/tips-and-costs-for-transiting-the-panama-canal

“Ten Realities about the San Blas Islands: Know before You Go!”
Caribbean Compass – June 2012
Page 18-19

“Bonaire: Pocket-Sized Beauty and Diversity”
Multihulls Quarterly – November/December 2012

“Why Do We Cruise?”
All At Sea – December 2012
Page 34-36
http://www.allatsea.net/why-do-we-cruise

“What’s on Your Mind: Mutual Respect and Consideration”
Caribbean Compass – January 2013

“Ten Tips for Cruisers in the San Blas Islands”
All At Sea – February 2013
Page 46-49
http://www.allatsea.net/ten-tips-for-cruisers-in-the-san-blas-islands

“Santa Marta: A Pleasant Colombian Surprise!”
All At Sea – June 2014
Page 70-71
http://www.allatsea.net/santa-marta-colombia-a-pleasant-surprise

“Through the Panama Canal: The Easy Way to Switch Oceans”
Caribbean Compass – March 2013

“Catamaran or Monohull: Cruising Catamaran Sailor Liesbet Collaert Looks at the Pros and Cons”
All At Sea – April 2013
Page 46-48
http://www.allatsea.net/catamaran-or-monohull

“There Is a Boat in My Yard! – Haul-out Experiences while Cruising”
All At Sea – September 2013
Page 28-30
http://www.allatsea.net/theres-a-boat-in-my-yard

“La Blanquilla – A Venezuelan Stop-over on the Track, but off the Beaten Path”
Blue Water Sailing – October 2013
Page 10-14

“Just another Panama Canal Crossing?”
Accepted by Caribbean Beach News and Yachting for a future issue

“Why We Miss the (Eastern) Caribbean”
Caribbean Compass – December 2013

“Bonaire beyond the Bubbles”
All at Sea – February 2014
Page 84-85
http://www.allatsea.net/visiting-bonaire-beyond-the-bubbles

“Top Ten Caribbean Islands Countdown”
Islands – for online gallery – March/April 2014
http://www.islands.com/top-10-favorite-caribbean-islands

“Top Ten Anchorages in the Caribbean”
All At Sea – May 2014
Page 48-50
http://www.allatsea.net/top-ten-most-scenic-anchorages-in-the-caribbean/

“French Racer’s round the World Cruise””
Yachting World – July 2014
Page 92

“The Gambier Islands – Gem of an Archipelago in the South Pacific”
Sailing Today – July 2014
Page 98

“The East Lemmon Cays in Kuna Yala”
All At Sea – October 2014
Page 46-48
http://www.allatsea.net/east-lemmon-cays-kuna-yala

“Interview met Yvan Bourgnon: Zeiler Yvan Bourgnon over halfweg rond de wereld en…”
Zeilen – September 2014
Page 80-84
https://www.tijdschriftnu.nl/zeilen-editie-9-2014

“A High-speed Encounter at Sea with a Lone Adventurer”
Multihull Sailor – September 2014
(Follow-up story by editor Peter Nielsen in Sail on July 16th, 2015: http://www.sailmagazine.com/multihulls/yvan-bourgnon-completes-beach-cat-journey-around-the-world/)

“Saltwater Nomad”
Sailing Today – November 2014
Page 33

“Solo sailor to rebuild his wrecked yacht”
Yachting World – November 2014
Page 83

“Op zeilavontuur in Kuna Yala – Exotisch en uniek”
Varen – November/December 2014
Page 18-23

“He Sailed His Beach Cat Where?”
Cruising World – January 2015
Page 27-29

“Stille Zuidzee saga – Een serene stunt of een satanische strijd?”
Zeilen – October 2015
Page 42-47
http://www.zeilen.nl/nieuws/zeilen-10-2015-ligt-in-de-winkel

“Caribbean Christmas Afloat: Unforgettable and Unique”
All At Sea – December 2015
Page 40-42
http://www.allatsea.net/caribbean-christmas-afloat-unforgettable-and-unique/

“The Gambier Islands – A Fascinating Corner of the South Pacific”
Multihull Sailor – Summer 2016 edition

Exploring the Gambier Islands of the South Pacific on a Catamaran

 

“Top Ten Reasons to Cruise in the Caribbean”
All At Sea – November 2016

Page 34-37

 

“The Spell of Maupiti”
Cruising World – June/July 2017

Page 72-77

 

“Losing Our Hearts in Annapolis”

SpinSheet Magazine – accepted for the September 2017 issue

 

Interviews:

“Liesbet Collaert’s Caribbean”
World Reviewer online publication, published October 8th, 2010
http://www.worldreviewer.com/info/liesbet-collaerts-caribbean.html
Homepage: http://www.worldreviewer.com/

Interview with a Cruiser (IWAC) Project
August 2011 – online interview with (long-term) cruisers
http://interviewwithacruiser.blogspot.com/2011/08/10-questions-for-irie.html

Interview in Flemish women’s magazine “Flair”
“Zij heeft Lef” – series
Issue 47 – week of 20 November 2012

Interview in “Infogem”, the bi-monthly information magazine of the town of Berlare, Belgium
July-August 2013 edition
Page 34- 35

Interview with Multihull Sailor
“Multihull Sailors at Home on the Water” series
Fall 2014 issue -page 48
http://www.sailmagazine.com/multihulls/cruising-multihulls/multihull-sailors-at-home-on-the-water/

Cruising expert survey for All At Sea
“Cruising as a Way of Life”
December 2014 – page 60 – 63
http://www.allatsea.net/cruising-way-life/
(Cover photo is mine as well)

Cruising expert survey for Caribbean Compass
“20th Anniversary Contribution”
March 2015 – page 36

 

Interview with writer/poet/blogger Alistair Lane

Part of the Sunday series “The Dirty Dozen” on the website Alistair Lane Writes

http://www.alistairlanewrites.com/the-dirty-dozen-with-liesbet-collaert/

 

Interview with Modern Day Nomads

“Meet Your Fellow Nomads: Liesbet + Mark from Roaming About

http://www.moderndaynomads.com/roaming-about/

Online publication December 2016

 

Published Poems:

“A Little Reminder”
Caribbean Compass August 2010 issue # 179
www.caribbeancompass.com
Page 30

“Darwin, the Boat Dog”
Caribbean Compass February 2011 issue # 185
www.caribbeancompass.com
Page 30

Published Walking Tours:

Philipsburg, St. Maarten
http://visualtraveltours.com/tours_show.html?id=422

Marigot, St. Martin
http://visualtraveltours.com/tours_show.html?id=400

Blogs:

Personal blog: www.itsirie.com (since 2007)

Paid blog for XWaters: http://xwaters.com/blogs/liesbets-blog (December 2010 – March 2012)