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Location, Location, Location...Re-arranging The Deck Chairs (Cages)

Everyone hates it when summer turns to winter. I get that. But Mrs. Beeton (the pink parakeet) takes particular umbrage at the change of seasons…and let me say, you do not want a pink parakeet  that’s offended at something. 786 mots de plus


Sophie is One Knot Faster With Her New Sails

Greetings from our anchorage at Isla Graciosa in the Canary Islands!

We have sailed 1,000 miles since our last update from Ibiza, with stops along the Spanish coast, Gibraltar, and Madeira on our way here. 2 222 mots de plus

Rethink the Canaries for sun this winter

The long dark days and freezing temperatures of the UK’s winter months aren’t everyone’s cup of tea. If you’re wanting to escape the approaching winter, hoping to swap it for some time in the sun, maybe you should think about visiting the Canary Islands. 312 mots de plus


Gran Canaria to Banjul Part 1: Notes from the Ocean

11 November

I’m not at my best first thing in the morning. Often, whether at anchor, in a marina or at sea, my first thought of the day will be the most negative. 1 442 mots de plus


Ab in die Kapverden!

Es ist der 11. November 2017 und der Tag, an dem unser transatlantisches Segelabenteuer startet. Es ist auch der Tag, an welchen P&K zu Hause ihren 45. 623 mots de plus


Getting ready, with new crew

So this is Jeanette, writing my first blog post for Yuana, as I will join as crew form the Canaries via Cap Verde to the Caribbean. 274 mots de plus