Two Hoots Sailing

Mark & Penny’s sailing adventures aboard S/V Two Hoots

“Genesis” - A Storm of Biblical Proportions

So its not all sunshine here in Greece. After spending a couple of weeks exploring the North West of Corfu and the islands that are off that coast, we became aware of what seemed to be a bit of a low front that was coming our way. The West coast is a bit...

Its a dogs life

Well mummy-daddy are on deck doing stuff but its too hot for me outside so I thought I would write one of these blobs and tell you about what it’s like being me on Two Hoots.

Generally speaking, I am happiest when I am asleep so I sleep a lot...

LIVING OFF GRID

We have been living at anchor for a month now and if I was any good at fishing (and enjoyed fish that much), we could be totally self sufficient. Two Hoots has not needed to go into any harbours or marinas (apart from needing to pick up our new rib) to fill up...

The Case of the Exploding Rib!

When we bought “Two Hoots”, she came with a 2009 3.1m Rib of dubious Chinese origin and a Yamaha 9.9hp 4 Stroke outboard. Usually, the PVC on a rib will last 6 or 7 years before it starts to degrade, but in the sun of the Med, this life expectancy is much...

Greece 2022 - Prep for Sea!

The 2022 season is upon us and we are currently aboard Two Hoots anchored just outside Gaios on Paxos. We have been here for 10 days just getting back into the swing of onboard living.

We actually left the UK a month ago and drove to Preveza...