Monthly Archives: March 2013

Barbuda (Thursday 21st March to Sunday 24th March)

(Cally writes🙂 We had a pleasant close reach from Antigua to Barbuda in a moderate Force 4 wind, with little swell.  We caught a spanish mackerel and another, unidentified, fish – both of which we put back in the Ocean, … Continue reading

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Antigua (Sunday 10th March to Thursday 21st March) – Part 2

(Cally writes🙂 Marmora Bay A couple of hour’s sail to the east of Falmouth Harbour is Marmora Bay.  Having steered through the small gap in a long line of breaking reefs, we entered a wonderfully sheltered bay which is lined … Continue reading

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Antigua (Sunday 10th March to Thursday 21st March) – Part 1

(Cally writes🙂 English and Falmouth Harbours It was great to arrive in Antigua (Falmouth Harbour) and catch up with our dear friends, Oliver and Carlotta from Troskala. We first saw Troskala in Dartmouth, although it wasn’t until Peniche in Portugal, … Continue reading

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Swimming with dolphins – iles des Saintes

Mother and daughter

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Guadeloupe (Fri 8th March – Sun 10th March)

We rather raced up the coast of Guadeloupe, to make up for time we had lost in Martinique, picking up just 2 highlights to explore: wonderful snorkelling off Pigeon Island and then a stop in Deshaies, close to a beautiful … Continue reading

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Iles des Saintes, Guadeloupe (Tues 5th to Fri 8th March)

(Emily writes) We picked up a mooring buoy behind our friends on Mero after a fun 18 mile sail from Dominica. I did most of the helming. We were sad to leave Dominica because we really enjoyed it – it … Continue reading

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Dominica – Portsmouth (2nd to 5th March)

Our current anchorage in Prince Rupert’s Bay in front of a town called Portsmouth is delightfully scenic.     On the kind recommendation of our friends on Maunie of Ardwell we contacted Martin Carriere (aka Providence) to arrange a tour … Continue reading

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