The big day is here! 25th September 2015 – our departure day for our crossing across the Bay of Biscay. This is one of those notorious maritime areas that people always go on about, and we had heard horrific stories … Continue reading 8. The Bay of Biscay!
The Shakedown/ Animal-Taming Sail A week or two before departure, we realised that a) Bella hadn’t experienced sailing b) Walter was still traumatised from Dieppe and c) we had had quite a few things done since our last sail a … Continue reading 7. The UK Leg! (Brighton to Falmouth)
So, we finally departed Brighton in the morning of Sunday 13th September! It was a long journey to get here, metaphorically rather than geographically at this stage, and there are still a few things that are going to be sorted … Continue reading 6. So long, and thanks for all the fish….?