We’ve been in Turkey for two weeks now and we are still not ready to go. I’m starting to feel a bit frustrated! Without a new mastervolt piece of electrical equipment we can’t leave the marina. We are depending on shore power and a temporary battery set up unit our mastervolt is fixed. Our boat … Continue reading Feeling frustrated
Tyrii woke up early this morning (as he often does!) and went to read his kindle in the hammock on deck. I think it's his favourite spot at the moment! As you can see from the picture, we also had nets put around the sides (kid protection) and we had all the life lines replaced … Continue reading Hammock
The boys testing our new inflatable SUP in the marina this evening
We went shopping yesterday and bought new snorkelling gear for all of us and a dive tank for Seathan (which is essential for boat repairs or checking the anchor). As soon as we were back, the boys went to test their new gear in the swimming pool and loved it. They must have spent at … Continue reading Snorkelling Gear
Today was an amazing day: Aeneas can swim! After many days of messing around in the swimming pool, he decided that today was the day to start swimming. We are such proud parents! He didn't just manage a few metres but managed the entire length of the 25 m pool, all by himself. Pretty impressive for a … Continue reading Aeneas can swim!
It's hot in Turkey! 40 degrees celsius in the middle of the day ... Crazy! Luckily there is lovely swimming pool in the marina complex where we go and cool down around lunchtime. We also have some airconditioning on board which is soooo nice! Nighttime is ok as there is a lovely breeze coming through … Continue reading It’s hot!
We're in Turkey! Finally! After months of packing, organising, farewell parties and many goodbyes, we got here! Our adventure can begin! We flew here yesterday from Glasgow and were worried we would get hit with extra bills for all our excess luggage but the check-in staff were great and very accommodating! It's very hot and … Continue reading