Monthly Archives: June 2013

Portugal

We arrived at our anchorage tucked around the corner of Ponte de Sagres at around 3.45am this morning, having left Bayona Thursday morning some 360 miles away.  We encountered all sorts of conditions, the only constant one was the large … Continue reading

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Bayona

We decided to leave Portosin despite unfavourable winds and misty rain, we would prefer to be at sea and very often the conditions are better further out than onshore.  So midday sailed out of the Ria and continued to put … Continue reading

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The rain in Spain falls mainly on…Joy!

This is day four of rain, fog and alas – not even enough wind to blow the skin off a rice pudding. The sea and sky look gun metal grey, infact we haven’t seen  a blue sky since Thursday last … Continue reading

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Sunshine at last!

We finally left Bilbao Saturday lunch time, after a stormy start to the day it brightened up and we seized our opportunity to escape – after a very friendly visit from Spanish Customs who came aboard to check we had … Continue reading

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