We're still in La Linea. The batteries have been installed and the sails are ready to be picked up in Gibraltar, which we plan to do tomorrow. We're keen to leave for the Canaries on Saturday or Sunday, weather permitting! We keep checking the weather forecast as it is constantly changing and we want to … Continue reading Getting ready to go
It's a big deal on board when the major items arrive, today was Skips Christmas, four new batteries ready to install in the big white toy, happy days indeed! There has also been movement on the sails front from Ullman RSA, they are in Gibraltar, the plan is to slot the batteries in and sail … Continue reading The Elves have arrived!
We took a walk to Gibraltar yesterday. It was strange crossing the border by foot and then walking across the runway of the airport! The weather was beautiful, the views from the top of the rock were amazing and the boys loved watching the wild monkeys. Apart from that there's not much to report, we … Continue reading Gibraltar
We’re in La Linea (just next to Gibraltar, on the Spanish side) tied up to a floating pontoon in a lovely marina with views of the rock of Gibraltar. Our new batteries will be delivered here and once we have those we can head to Gibraltar to pick up our new sails.