Monthly Archives: October 2016

20 October 2016 – Family, Friends and Dolphins

20 October 2016 – Family, Friends and Dolphins

Isle of Islay (GBR)– Falmouth (GBR) Bye Bye Scotland High pressure. Sailors love this meteorological phenomenon because it usually brings clear skies and fair winds. For Dutchmen a high-pressure area over Scandinavia is bliss. Sunny weather and easterly winds that allow for smooth sailing along the entire Dutch North-Sea coast. Being on the Scottish Isle […]

6 October 2016 – Scotland’s Isles and Lochs

6 October 2016 – Scotland’s Isles and Lochs

Bergen (NOR) – Isle of Islay (GBR) Trading trolls for ponies Our timing is perfect. The strong westerly winds that hammered the Norwegian West Coast for more than a week have abated. And just as Ivar steers Luci out of Bergen harbour, a bright rainbow appears in front of grey clouds that cover the dark green hills. The […]