Well, we have travelled nearly 250 miles on my first (yes first) ocean passage. We left in almighty waves with wind of 20 to 30 knots. We didn’t get much sleep but managed to grab an hour here or there (much of the time sleeping in the cockpit). I… Continue reading Land ahoy!!
Ok, the sun is out and the gales have gone but we still have high seas. Today we set sail on the leg from Madeira to La Palma. We are racing against time to beat massive high waves which are fast approaching the Canaries. This stretch is 300 miles… Continue reading Day 4. Farewell Madeira
Madeira: Waiting for storms to pass before making the two day crossing to the Canaries (take a look at those clouds). The rain lashed down on us last night in a force 6 to 8 gale!! To add to the problems, our Atlantic trip from the Canaries to St … Continue reading Calm before the storm
Great day out today with Nathan, James and Bethan. So much fun showing them some of my favourite places for the first time in their lives. They loved it. Continue reading A day out in London