Category Archives: UK

Enjoying Cumbria

Our first month in Broughton House has flown by and we’ve had a wonderful time looking after the animals and enjoying the walking all over the Lake District. Having Puffin, the border collie, to walk and play with is a … Continue reading

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Top Marks To Icelandair & Happy To Be Home

Well, the deed was done and surprisingly without tears or even a look back. Rob and I had one moment of emotion on the last day and I almost cried when I told Beyzano she was ‘the best boat in … Continue reading

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Exciting & Emotional Times – Almost Ready To Leave Beyzano

It was never going to be an easy day, especially compounded by the unknown. Would Beyzano be sold whilst we are in the UK or would we return in late April or early May to see her again, launch and … Continue reading

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On To Southport & The ICW North

We left Charleston City marina using the current to take our stern out and away from the dock. It was a good stay, if a little expensive. We investigated the prices for hauling out in the City Boatyard but having … Continue reading

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Back Afloat & Heading North

During the final week in the UK we managed to meet up with lots of family and friends, including Carol who was our ARC neighbour in Las Palmas in 2011 and who we last met in January 2012. 4 year … Continue reading

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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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