So here we are, out of the water in the yard, with a nice clean bottom, jobs done and ready for a new set of travels. But the future travels that Kuta will make will not be ours they will belong to somebody else. Two and a half years ago we made a momentous decision … Continue reading As one chapter closes
After two nights in Albufeira Marina (hooray a marina!), we have now reached Lagos where we will spend two nights before the boat is lifted. Albufeira (in my opinion) is a toilet, although that’s not what I called it, but it served its purpose – Lagos is somewhat different. The journey here was pretty uneventful … Continue reading Reaching Lagos
This morning the bay is like a mill pond, 65 boats of all shapes, sizes and nationalities floating quietly and calmly on almost still waters. Still that is until the fisherman and water taxis start their day, then there’s the sound of a swarm of bees as they cross the bay either starting their own, … Continue reading What a difference a day makes
Waking up to this and then realising that a fishing boat is taking an evasive manoeuvre to avoid you Where did all the other boats go and then slowly over the course of an hour they all pop back into view – it’s like a scene from the Pirates of the Caribbean as they all … Continue reading Nearly a disaster!