5th day at sea – 5ème jour en mer

Monday was a beautiful day, very different from the others. After some rainshowers, we took the opportunity to clean the boat thoroughlyinside. Vacuum cleaner, then wet cloth with a cleaning product. It's nice tofeel and smell a clean and fresh boat. The youngsters wanted to have the experience to swim with 5.000 meter depthunder them. Today was the best opportunity.…

Continue Reading5th day at sea – 5ème jour en mer

Midway mark – Mi-chemin

Saturday morning, we wake up to a completely different sky, it was completely covered with clouds. We continued to have a good wind, still coming from 170 around 20 knots. We are still moving at good speed, above 9 knots. The big news of the day is that at 8am, a few minutes after having sent my last news, we…

Continue ReadingMidway mark – Mi-chemin

At sea – Au large

We have thus left Fernando de Noronha at 3:30pm on Wednesday 17th of August. We did some last minute errants and anchored in a bay nearby, we could check that the autopilot was working perfectly. I put the outboard engine on its support on the aft pulpit, deflated the Zodiac and stowed it in the lazaret in the back of…

Continue ReadingAt sea – Au large

Fernando de Noronha

We have successfully arrived at Fernando de Noronha on Monday night at 11:00pm. We had a very fast crossing. The wind was very stable since Sunday night. Right after dinner it increased to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 but as it was coming from the South East, it did not add any strain on the boat. We regularly…

Continue ReadingFernando de Noronha

End of content

No more pages to load