El Capitano 30th August 2006 At the end of my last log I said "I thought August was going to be a quiet month", well thus it continued. As I write this we are snug in Mahon on Menorca with a gale blowing to the west of us and a force 10 blowing through the straits of Bonifacio where we were ten days ago. Anyway, to backtrack. After the Gilroys left on 7th August we spoofed about and worked our way along the north coast of Sardinia via St Teresa Gallur...
Hugh, Anne and Hector's Sailing Adventures
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Hi folks Well we finally made it out of Andraitx on the 9th May and had a vile journey for our first sail of the year. The wind was on the nose and the waves sloshed over the decks cutting the boat speed from 6.5 knots to 2 knots. We suffered this for several hours, then ducked into Sa Rapita for a restful night. The following day, in slightly better conditions, we continued round the corner to Porto Petro and anchored for the night. The wind has been resolutel...