Category: Greece

Post lock-down sailing in the Ionian – June 2020

The long awaited date, 1st June, dawned bright and clear and after visiting the Port Police, to retrieve the boat registration document which had been lodged with them over winter, we were off….. private cruising yachts were now allowed out of Greek harbours and marinas. Hooray! Whilst yachts which were already in Greece were able …

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Over wintering and lock-down in Kalamata 2019/2020

For reasons obvious to all, our 2019/20 “over wintering” in Kalamata marina was extended until the end of May 2020. We arrived here on 21st of October and, as we didn’t know then that Covid 19 was just around the corner, we wanted to get moving straight away on our jobs list to ensure everything …

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Home run….Evia to Kalamata

I ended the last blog post as we reached the bottom of Evia from where there are two obvious options for heading south once again towards the tip of the Peloponnese peninsula and then west to our marina berth in Kalamata. Regular readers of the blog might remember that last year, having spent time in …

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