Monthly Archive: August 2011

Aug 23

The Americas Cup

This is probably going to be a slightly shorter post – which will no doubt delight Dave as he still can’t seem to find the time to read my longer ones! So, hi Dave!! The successful conclusion of the fixing of the water pump was celebrated with a bottle of fizz before we ventured out …

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Aug 17

Spain to Portugal and an extended stay in Leixoes

The final ria in Spain before our journey took us into Portugal is a very small one, kind of linked to Ria de Vigo and is called the the Ria de Baiona. Baiona was the first place in Europe to hear of the discovery of the New World because it was the landing place of …

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