Category Archives: UK

Busy Month!

We have managed to be manically busy during the past month, getting ready for our daughter’s wedding, buying things to take back to the boat, visiting friends and family, spending time in Thatcham, Cambridge, London, Brecon and the Cotswolds. We … Continue reading

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Long Journey To The UK

Our taxi was waiting to take us the 20 minutes to the Greyhound Bus stop and I held it up whilst I took a final photo of Beyzano, looking rather bare without her sails and canvas. We managed to put … Continue reading

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Home Time – Beyzano & Us

After another uneventful passage from Fernandina to the sea buoy off St Simon’s Sound, Beyzano is tucked up in her new home for 2 months at the Brunswick Landing Marina in Georgia, whilst we head off on a long journey … Continue reading

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Chilling Out Waiting To Sail To Cuba

Whilst Steve was with us he rented a golf cart for 24 hours for less than 40 pounds and we made the most of it whizzing around the small island, several times. Our first circuit took less than an hour, … Continue reading

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Happy End Of 2016 In Isla Mujeres

Feliz Año Nuevo everyone! All the best for 2017 from sunny Mexico where we have had a great Christmas with friends in El Milagro marina and celebrated New Year with our friend Steve who flew in from the UK. It … Continue reading

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Another ‘Final’ Month In Guatemala And We Are Leaving For Mexico

Being back in the marina area of the Rio Dulce means plenty of social events and catching up with friends. The low did develop into a named storm, then hurricane called ‘Otto’ but it went west rather than north, making … Continue reading

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TLC For Beyzano

Whilst Belize suffered some damage from Hurricane Earl with power lines down and some devastated beaches, in the Rio it was eerily calm and dry for a few days whilst the system passed just north of us. On the diagram … Continue reading

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Two Months In Paradise Comes To An End

Briefly we are back in Placencia to clear out of Belize after a wonderful couple of months cruising in the beautiful waters and visiting the lovely cays. Placencia feels like home now and we will be sad to leave but … Continue reading

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Christmas Winds!

Decision made and Curacao for Christmas it is.  We sadly left Bonaire on Tuesday morning just before 0800, just as our friends on ‘Joy of Shamrock’ arrived.  At least they were able to take the mooring next to us.  Our … Continue reading

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Time To Pack Up Once More

Our 3 months in the UK is drawing to a close, the house is empty and awaiting our tenants on October 1st, our belongings (such as they are) are back in the garage and we are flying from Gatwick on … Continue reading

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