Monthly Archives: October 2013

Refurb time in the marina

As we waved our visitors goodbye, we took 2 days to sail back into Messolonghi- with one over night stop at Killini- which this time was a quiet anchorage. It felt like a different place altogether, no swell and little … Continue reading

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Last stop for the visitors

Well, the best laid plans of mice and men: we had no wind when we set off and had to motor, then the wind picked up from the East, which meant that our intended port stop at Nikolaos was now … Continue reading

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Where are those fish?

The thunderstorm cleared the air, and the sunshine returned for our trip to Cephalonia. As the winds were light, we stopped off for lunch in a bay in Ithaca- Pera Pigadhi- one of those perfect spots with a small island … Continue reading

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Oxia Octopus

The trip to Oxia was a little rougher,  with cloud and the wind right on our nose. What should have been a 4 hour run turned into more like a 7 hour marathon at a frustrating pace, so we resorted … Continue reading

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4 adults and a giant suitcase!

As instructed, we turned up at Patras marina and awaited our first live aboard guests- excited by the prospect of not only someone to tell all our tales to and share the delights of sailing the Ionian Islands, but also … Continue reading

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