Friday 5 August 2016 We had visited the old city centre and found it interesting and quite lovely, maybe it was the contrast with the other parts of town or the sunny weather. The basilica was extraordinary and it was quite breathtaking looking up into the dome from behind the altar, some frescoes were in poor repair and some beautifully restored. Outside a garden of the senses was beautifully conceived and maintained, the only blight being accosted by an aggr...
Wendy & Michael sailing on October
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Having loaded the last bits and bobs including the fresh food we cast off from Gosport at 11:40 and motored through the Looe Channel off Selsey and across the bay to Beachy Head before slipping into the marina at Eastbourne. We passed inside the Rampian wind farm and a guard boat got upset with me because my course looked as if I was going to go the wrong side of a bouy, which it did, but we were miles from the stumps they had put in. Nice easy trip in a cool wi...