Letter from the Med: Bilbao to La Coruna
By Ian and Andrea Treleaven,
For the past week we could be sailing the English, New Zealand or Tasmanian coast but no, this is the northern coast of Spain. Cold, wet and wind in the wrong direction, we never did see the Pyrenees. A lush green coastline with unspoiled villages, if we could see it in better weather it would be more appealing. ...
Letter from the Med: On the Atlantic Coast
By Ian and Andrea Treleaven, Les Sables D’Olonne ,
Arriving in Paris, France a week ago, we have been enjoying a very nice wine country change in a place near Cognac, home or Chateau of Heinz and Elizabeth Oser. A flight to the coast thanks to Heinz’s private plane, we see our new yacht arrive in port at Les Sable D’Olonne on the Atlantic Coast in the Bay of Biscay north of La Rochelle. ...
Work continues on Barrabas as Nome warms up
By Adrian Flanagan and his team, Nome, Alaska ,
Adrian Flanagan started out from the United Kingdom in October 2005, rounded Cape Horn into the Pacific and headed North to the Bering Strait, prior to attempting the first non-stop single-handed voyage through the Russian Northern Sea Route to the Norwegian Sea and home to Britain. ...
Metmarine launches English language marine forecast
By Special Services,
Metmarine launches free English language marine weather forecasts for popular European sailing areas. This service provides concise marine forecasts, in English. There are no charges for viewing the forecasts. ...
Rally Portugal - sailing and sightseeing
By World Cruising Club, www.worldcruisingevents.com ,
Over the past few days the Rally Portugal crews have been busy sailing and seeing the sights along the coast of Portugal. Over the past few days the Rally Portugal crews have been busy sailing and seeing the sights along the coast of Portugal. ...
WanderLust's Sailing Route - Nuka Hiva to Sydney
By Mike Harker, s/v WanderLust 3, Nuka Hiva Marquesas ,
Filmmaker Mike Harker is attempting a three year-long circumnavigation aboard WanderLust 3, a brand new Hunter 49. Mike is hoping to arrive in Sydney in late July, in time for the Sydney International Boat Show at Darling Harbour. ...