Archer Adventures

Onboard "Jet-Lagged"

Chasing the setting sun…

Here we go! Our relaxing pace in Turkey has come to an end, our “Schengen” visa days have reset to zero, and we have to get this boat to the Canary Islands. Time to go west!

As we race back across the Med, we reflect on the places we have...

Shannon disappoints everyone

Well, she has done it.

She took the paddle board yesterday and paddled all round the bay, standing up the whole time, then turned around successfully and came back to Jet-Lagged, just as dry as when she started.

And that is...

Relaxing in Turkey

You might recall an earlier blog where I described anchoring techniques of different nationalities.

Well, since then, “mine eyes have been opened!”. Here you see everything from the weird to the unbelievable.

First there is...

The Battle of Salamis

In 480BC a smaller Greek force of ships defeated a much larger Persian naval force near the island of Salamis. Many historians consider the battle to be a turning point in history as it essentially signalled the beginning of the end of Persian efforts to...

The Peloponnese

There are two ways to get a boat from the Ionian Sea on the west of Greece to the Aegean Sea on the east. The short way is through the Corinth canal, an amazing engineering feat of the 1800's which cut a 6.4km canal from the Gulf of Corinth to the Saronic...

2023 Season begins!

After a wonderful time catching up with family and friends in Perth and in Houston, we made our way back to Montenegro. Passing through Italy on the way seemed like a wonderful idea! Until we got robbed in Rome… Passports, wallets, iPhones, computers,...