15 November 2016 – Bay of Biscay

15 November 2016 – Bay of Biscay

Falmouth (GBR) – Cape Finisterre (ESP) Back in autopilot business “There’s a package for you”, says Anne, the friendly harbour master in Falmouth Haven. She hands us a big cardboard box, which we open eagerly. Our autopilot computer! We had sent it for repair in Scotland after it seemed to have died completely. With great […]

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 […]