Time Bandit

Whiling away Covid lockdowns cruising slowly towards South Africa for November ‘21.

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09 July 2021 | Celebrating our permission to stay
03 July 2021 | Can’t get between a girl and her GS1200
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04 June 2021 | Sunset in Beau Vallon
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15 April 2021 | With Aisee on the Home Stay promotion site
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Moving On

22 March 2013 | La Linea, (Gibrltar)
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After nearly 5 months in Almerimar, southern Spain we shipped out yesterday at 7am, we being Anne, Fiona and I heading for Gibraltar.

We had a 24 hour window of calm / easterlies before the dominant strong westerlies came back in ( which they have). A 22 hour motor along the coast under the snow clad Sierra Nevada mountains got us into Gibraltar for 5am this morning.

To get there we had to weave through perhaps 20 ships, not under command or just floating about in the queue to deliver their fuel to Spain. We anchored in the same spot where we spent a week last August and conked out by 5:30am only to be woken by the sound of the customs vessel telling us to get out of the no anchoring zone!

We will spend a few days here and, current weather map proving correct we will head west on Tuesday, probably aiming for Cadiz.
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Vessel Name: Time Bandit
Vessel Make/Model: Outremer 51
Hailing Port: Largs, Scotland
Crew: Anne and Stuart Letton
About: ex dinghy and keelboat racers now tooled up with a super sleek cat and still cruising around aimlessly, destination Nirvana...
Extra: May’21. Now in Seychelles, either ‘till October when we head for South Africa or maybe we do an early side trip to Tanzania. Who knows.
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