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Wednesday | July 1, 2020

And You Thought Your Father's Day Gift was Nice

juan manuel ballestero stands on his boat after sailing across the atlantic ocean to see his father

Stuck on a Portuguese island with almost no coronavirus cases, Juan Manuel Ballestero wanted to get home for his father's birthday. But since nearly all international flights were cancelled, he couldn't.

Naturally, he did what any reasonable person would do. He loaded up his 29 foot sailboat and sailed to Argentina. As the journey took almost three months, he missed the birthday, but made it for Father's Day. Read it - 7 minutes