Monthly Archives: September 2012

Rounding Cabo Sao Vicento

Where are Noah and Nelly holed up tonight ? Anchored off what must be Plums’ beach -aptly named Sagres! , alongside some lovely friendly people also from the Plymouth area. Just the two boats so its nice and quiet- just … Continue reading

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Cascais to Sines- a Marina at last!

We got to the weekend on free anchor in Cascais bay, and the anchorage filled up. Gin palaces galore, all dropped anchor in between the well placed yachts, and it meant all were stuck for the day. It wasn’t a … Continue reading

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Relaxing in Cascais bay with the Jelly fish!

We only stayed the one night at Peniche, and set sail early to Cascais- no ports enroute so we were thankful for a gentle breeze to start the day. Ended up having to motor for couple of hours mid-day, and … Continue reading

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Figueira da Foz to Peniche

We spent 3 nights at the Marina in Figueira da Foz recovering from the journey down and relaxing over the birthday and anniversary- Nelly noted no present, card or flowers from Noah- that’s what you get when you give everything … Continue reading

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Leixoes, Aveiro & Figueira de Foz

Leixoes pronounced “leshursh”is the easy option when you want to visit Porto and do not want to navigate the River entrance. We jumped on a bus and 45 minutes later the last stop was Porto- very easy. We had heard … Continue reading

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