Monthly Archives: January 2013

Taking it easy in La Linea

Well, you may be wondering what we have been doing with ourselves since arriving in Gibraltar ? The answer is not a lot really- we pass our days with coffee mornings, a weekly music evening in the local cafe, kiting … Continue reading

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Straits of Gibraltar

Did you know? Unlike tidal flow the current flow is uni-directional- into the Med. The current varies in strength between one and two knots at the narrowest part, but extends beyond the Strait for a considerable distance and in any … Continue reading

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Rota to Tarifa

Hope you are all ready for this epic 3 day account, covered in 2 blogs- here we go! A good weather window materialised, and Solon set off from Rota on a waft of wind- with a promise of better wind … Continue reading

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Rota and Cadiz

We have in Rota for over a week now, and really like the town. We have our favourite spot out of the wind to watch the sun sets, and a beach the other side to kite on when the Lavante … Continue reading

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Portimao and across the Bay of Cadiz

ThisĀ  is the first Christmas on our own- ever really- so we had mixed emotions over the holiday week- although we certainly did not miss the supermarket shop and frantic food preparations!. In our new leisure time we chose our … Continue reading

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