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Summer 2021

Passage to Sicily

Checking out of Greece was more straight forward than checking in, however, the day that we arrived in Lefkas to submit our documents turned out to be a national holiday in Greece and so the Customs Office was closed. Every year there is a big celebration for Ohi or Oxi Day (which translates to ‘No’ […]

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Summer 2021

Head’s Down

The recent storms have all passed over and we were looking forward to enjoying some lovely sunny weather….or so we thought! There’s always plenty of maintenance jobs when living on a boat, we had an ever increasing list but nothing too serious and hoped that we could save some of them to do over the […]

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Summer 2021

Stormy Weather

The expected 30-40kt winds came but in the shelter of Vlikho bay we hardly felt it, only a few gusts up to 20kts were able to get around the hills and into the bay. Vlikho is a large bay approximately half a mile wide and we were anchored on the east side which is a […]

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Summer 2021

Vónitsa

Vónitsa is a small seaside town on the Greek mainland, located on the southern coast of the Amvrakikos Gulf, approximately 10 miles east of Preveza. We have driven past it many times over the years and although it has always been on the list to visit in the boat, we have never quite made it […]

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Summer 2021

Checking In ‘The Greek Way’

Over the years we have spent a lot of time sailing around the many beautiful islands and anchorages in the Ionian, so it all looked very familiar to us when we arrived back this year. We plan to stay here for a few weeks visiting some of our favourite places (and some new ones), before […]

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Summer 2021

Leaving Croatia

With our 90 day tourist visa coming to an end it is time to leave Croatia and our last journey will be 20nm to Dubrovnik where we can check out. It was another dead flat calm day as we motored out of Broce. On arrival at Dubrovnik we went back under the suspension bridge and […]