Monthly Archive: December 2011

Dec 27

Across the Pond

It is possible to describe our journey across the Atlantic as “We left Mindelo, Sao Vicente on 1st December, sailed 1,986 miles [according to the log], took 357 hours and arrived in Bridgetown, Barbados on 16th December”. There would be nothing wrong in that except that it would in no way capture all the highs …

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Dec 20

Cape Verde Islands

I last reported our arrival in Palmeira on the island of Sal, stating that there was a story to tell. First of all you need to remember back to the tale of the lost oars – when the dingy turned upside down and we had to strip down the outboard. Parts of the motor that …

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Dec 14

Location

Current position at 23.35 gmt, 9/12/11, 16deg 02.790N, 46deg 11.861W map

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