Monthly Archives: October 2014


Friday’s forecast was for NW winds 10-15kts, gusting to 25kts. Perfect for a fast sail south, but boy was it cold! Rugged up in our Icebreaker gear we dropped our mooring lines at 8.30 am, with the help of Peter, … Continue reading

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Friends & Neighbours

  The time has come to say goodbye to “Naptown” as it’s affectionately called by the locals, and it’s also time to give a big shout out to all the wonderful people we’ve met in the four months we’ve been … Continue reading

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The Final Countdown

It’s cold, it’s raining, the geese and ducks have deserted Spa Creek for warmer climes, and the Annapolis Boat Show has been and gone. Winter is coming, Jon Snow. So now it’s our turn to head South. After four long … Continue reading

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Radio GaGa

  We’ve become very good at bargain-hunting when buying gear for the boat. But as many of you may know, there’s always that one bargain that turns out to be lemon…

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