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A strange kind of night sail

Up to now, my night sailing experience has been far from land in the open sea: between the Isles of Scilly and Ireland, the English Channel, the Bay of Biscay. 1,132 more words



This post describes my family’s adventures in Portugal during our multi-country family vacation in July, 2014 to Spain, Morocco, Gibraltar, and Portugal. To read the introduction to our family vacation, … 1,232 more words


Nazare: famous for big waves

Getting out of Aviero was a little hairy – we got out through the worst bit of the tide in the river mouth only to find some really big waves where the ebb tide met the swell – not very nice, but at least only for about five minutes. 367 more words