Category Archives: Santa Marta

Time To Move On

Tomorrow, at first light, we will be leaving the marina for a 60 mile day sail to the anchorage of Puerto Valero, half way between here and Cartagena. Having been so busy and settled in Santa Marta, it has come … Continue reading

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Already Too At Home In Santa Marta!

Being ones to linger in places we feel at home in, the fact we are leaving on Thursday is a difficult concept, as we haven’t done this area justice yet. The Rally was only ever going to give us a … Continue reading

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Wonderful Time In Santa Marta

This is such a fantastic place, in every way and we will definitely be coming back for a lot longer if we get the chance. The marina is well run, hot water showers and both hot water and 2 rinses … Continue reading

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Curaçao To Santa Marta – Perfect Passage

Having read many blogs and reports about this dreaded passage, said to be one of the top 5 worst in the world, we were both excited and concerned about what lay ahead. All we could do was hope that we … Continue reading

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Our New Adventure Begins – South America Beckons

We cleared out this afternoon and are getting excited about setting sail  and visiting South America for the first time.  Although it is cosy to sail into familiar anchorages, we are keen to experience different cultures, do without imported goods seen … Continue reading

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Very Merry Christmas!

Christmas was a whirl of social events, leaving us needing a day off to recover.  22 of the Rally participants enjoyed an excellent meal at The Pier on Christmas Eve, with spicy pumpkin soup, tournedos and apple spring rolls being … Continue reading

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