The fourth year

17-20 Sep 2020 In the eye of the Hurricane

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Before the storm The last four days have been very intense! A so called Medicane (A Mediterrenian hurricane)named Ianos has been hitting the Ionian islands and west coast of Greece with very hard winds, high waves and torrential rain. There are several means of weather predictions that you can use as a sailor. We mostly […]

The third year

15 June-13 July 2019 Monte Negro

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Bar,Montenegro Since Montenegro is not yet a member in the EU (they are applying) it is a bit of a procedure to check into the country. There are a few places along the coast that handle this and when you are coming from the south it’s the city of Bar you should go to. And […]

The third year

1 May-14 June 2019 From Malta to Albania

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Towards Malta… After a long winter in Licata it was time to leave. The bottom was scrubbed (Hoppetossa’s of course), the course planned and the mindset was to go! On the 30th of April we left early in the morning with a good forecast, even though the summer had not started yet, in the direction […]

The Second year

June-September 2018 Sailing around Italy

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 1-9 June Syracuse We started our summer in Syracuse and found us a lovely anchor spot in the bay outside with a view over this beautiful and exciting old city. The city was founded by the Greeks about 734-733 BC  and during the 5:th century BC it was described as the “greatest Greek city and […]

The first year

Looking back

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Now that we are settled down for the winter it is time to look back on our travel from Sweden to Sicily.  What was special, what was strange, what went better? We have categorized our trip in different subjects, so let’s see. Navigation I was positively surprised how good the navigation ads are these days. […]

The first year

2-8 Oct 2017 From Spain to Menorca

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The Balearics We waved goodbye to our friends in Altea and set out for the Balearics, sailing through the night, passing Ibiza at dawn and arriving in Rapita harbour, Mallorca around noon.. The Balearics are the spanish archipelago in the western part of the Mediterrenean. The four largest islands are Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza, and Formentera […]

The first year

17-23 Sep 2017 Costa del Sol, Andalucia

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Costa del Sol means”Coast of the Sun” or “Sun Coast”, it is a region in Andalucia along the coastline of the province of Malaga. It is a world-renowned tourist destination with warm weather the year around and an average of about 3000 hours of sunshine annually!🌞 The beginning of the tourist industry in this area goes […]

The first year

23 sep-1 oct 2017 Costa Blanca

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Almerimar Costa Almeria On our way to our friends in Altea we first stopped in the village of Almerimar, also known as Ensenada San Miguel. This small coastal town is purposely built as a holiday resort and it is perfect for that! With a temperature that rarely falls below 18C, nice beaches, golf courses, restaurants […]