On Tuesday 1 July we set sail from Porto Turistico di Roma with our very good and dear friends from Australia, Gaye & Roy Hamilton. After a overnight stay in Nettuno (where we couldn’t find a bar with a TV to watch the World Cup match for the evening), we headed across to the Pontine Islands and specifically, Isola di Ponza. 665 more words
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We arrived at Bastia, Corsica on Thursday 29 May after a beautiful sail across the Corsican Channel (Ligurian Sea) from Isola d’Elba. It was a perfect sailing day with sunshine and fair winds. 630 more words
On Saturday, 24 May we sailed over to Italy’s Isola d’Elba which is about 20 nautical miles from the mainland (or San Vincenzo anyway). It was a very quick 5-day visit and we managed to sail around to some lovely places including Portoferraio, Porto Azzurro, Marina di Campo and Marciana Marina. 136 more words
sometimes folks need airlifted out.our lodging? just left of center, with the laundry on the line.
We sailed to the Greek island of Skiathos to meet Terry and Linda, whose cats Ollie, Ouzo, Daisy, Charlie and Lily are travelling with us to the UK. 204 more words