I know the Allegra and it is one solid boat but a CD is a different story and around the world?
Come on,,, We don't know a guy ability that needs to asks strangers if...
If you want to talk small I am all for it but this thread should not send a message to beginners that leaky small non fixed keels are bullet proof VWs for around the world first timers.
He is just feeling out and will likely not go anywhere in the short term but this thread will be here a long time and I for one will not let stupid stand for brave and frugal.
We just don't know.
If you need to ask, then you shouldn't go.
Even with a year to prep, it's not enough if all you got to lean on is the complete idiot who taught you everything you know.
Let's not echo such enthusiasm.
The answer is not yes or no and the consequences very serious.