Nov 8, 2019
Having arrived at our winter berth in Licata, we dig into boat maintenance work, despite much rain and socializing.
Oct 17, 2019
We get flushed down the Messina Strait and make it around the rest of Sicily to our Winter berth, despite some rubbish weather.
Jul 20, 2019
In this one, we get a very wrong forecast and sail through lightning and waterspouts before arriving at Sicily very tired, only to find no place to stop and sleep.
Sep 16, 2018
We ride the wind and current into the Mediterranean, but smash our boat into a wall upon arrival.
Aug 12, 2018
We get caught by a fisherman, anchor in a Regatta, leave Portugal, arrive in Spain too early and almost make it to Cadiz.
Jun 17, 2018
We take a break from boat fixing to get stuffed in snowy lands.
Feb 27, 2018
Tales from the Refit: Stripping old Antifoul and preparing the hull for Coppercoat. This includes a lot of hand scraping, building shoulder muscles by holding a heavy sander over my head and finally applying fairing and primer.
Feb 11, 2018
Heading back to Albufeira for winter, we carelessly ignored the radio beacon broadcasting a warning to stay away from Vilamoura. Oh, and some statistics at the end.
Dec 30, 2017
Vila Real de Santo António
We heave to at sea to hop in the water and unblock the toilet, then visit Tavira before exploring up and down the Rio Guadiana.
Oct 2, 2017
We exit the Rio Tejo, misunderstand a cargo ship, visit three anchorages starting with an S, turn the corner and solve an unexpected rudder problem.
Sep 17, 2017
Figueira da Foz,
Viana do Castelo
Northern Portugal from Viana do Castelo to Lisboa. This is a long one.
Aug 16, 2017
We visit sandy beaches, awesome anchorages, less awesome ones and Hiper China.