Monthly Archives: October 2015

Fethiye

October 21 – 25, 2015 – The bay of Fethiye is one of the prettiest along the Turquoise Coast.  It is surrounded by layers and layers of mountains, providing that sense of “purple mountains majesty” as the sun rises and sets.  … Continue reading

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Dalyan River

October 13 – 20, 2015 – Not yet ready to surrender to the end of the season we confirmed our winter reservation with Netzel Marina in Marmaris and headed back to sea.  About five miles south we tucked in to Turunc, a … Continue reading

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Marmaris

October 10 – 12, 2015 —  From Bozburum we headed to Marmaris, our planned winter destination.   Arriving on a Saturday night may have not been a good beginning.  Marmaris is a bustling city on the waterfront. Walking along the harbor … Continue reading

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Entering Turkey

October 8 – 9, 2015 —   We motored from Simi, Greece ten miles to Bozburun, Turkey along the southwest coast.  This area of Turkey is known as the Turquoise Coast because of the color of the clear water.   It … Continue reading

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Simi and Refugees

October 4 – 7, 2015 —  We are currently at the island of Simi, Greece, so close to the Turkey border that we can see Turkey.  It is our last Greek island for this season before heading to Turkey.   Simi … Continue reading

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Nisiros

October 2 – 3, 2015 — We had our best sail of the season in 20-25 kts on a beam reach from Astipalaia to Nisiros.  It was magnificent!  Based on recommendations, we went to the harbor at Palon, which has better … Continue reading

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Astipalaia

September 27 – October  1, 2015 —  Our original plan was to go to Santorini with Lauren and Mark, but we lost days when held up in Naxos and Iriklia with the meltimi.  The meltimi winds do adjust the schedule.  … Continue reading

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