Monthly Archives: July 2012

The Bay of Biscay

To set your minds at rest, we left Helford River 10.15am Wednesday, and safely arrived in La Coruna (Northern Spain) on Monday at 4am. We thank the weather gods and consider ourselves having been very lucky. Any such experience brings … Continue reading

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Falmouth to the Channel- maybe not!

Funny who you meet up with in the local chandlery- buying the chart for La Coruna, the couple in front of us asked if we were leaving this Saturday- apparently there were a load of boats waiting for the off. … Continue reading

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Fowey, Falmouth and beyond

Debs writing: Who packed sooo much stuff? Thought we were getting rid of the clutter in our lives and heading free as a bird south. We had to use every possible nook and cranney to squeeze stuff in, and only … Continue reading

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Imminent departure- maybe

What we should be doing is making lots of trips to and fro delivering food, fuel and all the stuff that you need starting a new clutter free life. What we are doing is making a mess of bedrooms, placing … Continue reading

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Boating Trivia

Sat in the Marina of Portimao we thought we would update you a little on some of the boating trivia we have picked up in our 4 months of cruising- we have left out the boring bits and so yes, … Continue reading

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Autumn in the Algarve

Having struggled to get westerly winds since rounding Cabo Sao Vicento, we then found the wind had shifted to westerly just as we wanted to go the other way- typical! We found a weather forecast that gave a chance of … Continue reading

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