Time Bandit

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

02 August 2021
26 July 2021 | Covid safe, full body condom by Gucci
17 July 2021
09 July 2021 | Celebrating our permission to stay
03 July 2021 | Can’t get between a girl and her GS1200
26 June 2021
26 June 2021
12 June 2021
04 June 2021 | Sunset in Beau Vallon
29 May 2021
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15 April 2021 | With Aisee on the Home Stay promotion site
12 April 2021
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02 April 2021

Peniche

09 April 2013
Another longish day, this time with a following wind.... which wasn't quite strong enough to stop the sails crashing around so it was a noisy, rolly day. Just like 3 weeks on the ARC actually.

However, we made it to Peniche for 5pm and will have a quiet night, other than the fishing fleet leaving at full pelt rocking all the moored boats with their wash. I think they do it deliberately.

Peniche is busy fishing town, complete with its own jail right on the waterfront. Talk about a room with a view. The jail was used up to the 60's for political chaos who had a different point of view from the dictatorship. For their troubles they got a wee holiday by the sea.

The westerlies are now due to hold all week so we will keep moseying north watching out for the big lows heading our way. As long as they give 20 knots from the west or south west I'll be very happy. Next stop is either Nazare or Figuera de Foz tomorrow. 25 or 50 miles. We'll see how the wind blows.

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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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