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RS500 racing in the round the islands race on the river blackwater


This little Greek Island is full of goats! - L for Levitha.

A to Z challenge

Half way between Amorgos and Kalymnos in the Aegean Sea, is the tiny Greek island of Levitha.  It is mostly cruising sailors who know this island, as it is a good ‘bolt hole’ if the weather is bad, as the various bays 285 more words


How many Greek islands begin with the letter 'K'?

Go on, have a guess!  Or scroll down to the end of this post for a list……
We’ve sailed to at least five Greek Islands… 679 more words


Are dinghies and cats are more interesting than yachts?

I’ve published six posts so far in the April A to Z challenge.  My ‘theme’ was Sailing in Greece. As it’s the end of the first week, I’ve been assessing how the challenge has gone for me so far, and I’ve learnt that…. 162 more words

Boat Cat

The Dreaded Dinghy.....

For day 4 in the A to Z challenge the letter is D.  As my theme is ‘Sailing in Greece’, today I am writing about an item that every large sailing yacht will have – a dinghy. 542 more words


The Adventures of Silver Heels

Written by Joan Gillett, Julie’s mother.

Chapter 27:  A sinking feeling, navigating the shallows and coffee at sunrise. Beat that if you can!

August 1997:  Los Roques, Tortuga, Venezuela… 1,682 more words

Inflatable raft | Inflatable dinghy

Inflatable boats Canada, Inflatable dinghy, Boat dolly—

If you don’t have a trailer, getting your boat down to the water can be challenging – especially if you’re fishing solo. 205 more words