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Back in Las Palmas

After a 7 weeks hiatus in San Francisco, I’m back on Kincsem. There were a few items the sailmaker was supposed to finish during my absence, which of course didn’t happen. I also ...

Waiting, waiting

We’re in Falmouth and the big news is that the genoa furler broke last Sunday. Whenever we tack, we need to partially furl the genoa since it needs to pass between the forestay and t ...

Portsmouth

On a boat in the center of London. That’s what the St. Katherine’s marina is all about. We’re with all the tourists but then we’re not. They wander on the path in front of the re ...

Hamburg at last

Having dropped the Admiral at the Edinburgh airport, it was back to sailing. A crossing of the North Sea to Helgoland was next and I had just the right crew to accompany me for the 450 ...

Oban, Again

The Admiral arrived in Edinburgh, so I left Kincsem at the mooring and rented a car in Fort William to drive to Edinburgh to meet her. A nice drive, certainly, and a couple of days of touri ...