Monthly Archives: August 2012

Leaving the UK shortly…

At long, long last: a decent weather window! ¬†We’ll set off from Helford to L’Aberwrac’h in Brittany tomorrow evening (about a 19 hour passage, so the intention is to cross the approaches to the shipping lanes at dawn and then … Continue reading

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Sailing to the West Country 2 – pictures of the highlights

 

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Sailing to the West Country 1 – pictures of the highlights

           

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Leaving home

Hello all, Apologies for the radio silence – we have been busy getting used to life aboard and have not yet got into a proper rhythm to allow for regular internet contact. We are currently in Falmouth, intending to do … Continue reading

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Final Preparations

Downsizing from our house to Rafiki was quite a logistical challenge, that took far longer than we had expected. Phil’s cabin is still a bit of a dumping ground. Just as well he isn’t joining us till we reach Falmouth! … Continue reading

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