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Finishing the Companionway and Washboards.

I have been planning on varnishing the companionway and washboards for weeks. However it seems that I won’t get a decent enough weather window since cold fronts keep rolling in and the temperature stays in the 12 – 16 degrees Celsius range. 55 more words

Contessa 26

visual art

Year 2015. “Architecture is a visual art, and the buildings speak for themselves.” Julia Morgan



Western Cape Adventures: “SlipWay” Waterfront Restaurant

We decided to travel along the coastline to see what else the West Coast has to offer. Let me tell you, we found the most interesting place, Saldanha! 193 more words


street art

Year 2012. “People say graffiti is ugly, irresponsible and childish… but that’s only if it’s done properly.” Banksy



The Beginning...

I thought it might be a good idea to post some photos of what my Contessa 26 looked when I found her in Saldanha in April 2015. 221 more words

Cape Town

Two trips to the beach

Saturday 9th November 2013

A decent buffet breakfast featuring something like uppma (but made of rice), uttapam and coconut sauce, washed down with watermelon juice. Then a morning trying to complete the registration for my Tata online account (failed), get IRCTC to text me tomorrow’s train ticket (failed), and book a ticket from Kochi to Trivandrum (succeeded, including getting a text – so now we don’t have to worry about getting to a printer). 2,570 more words