Yearly Archives: 2018

Bad Day at Bademli

November 1, 2018 — Bademli Limani–where you ask? In the middle of nowhere! But, we will get back to that. This morning there was a fresh chill in the air. It was time to finally start south and work our way … Continue reading

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Assos

Oct 29 – 30, 2018 —  Our final stretch north for the season took us to the tiny hamlet of Behram Kale, the site of ancient Assos.  The very small harbor holds mainly fishing boats.  The depth is only two … Continue reading

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Gallipoli a.k.a. Gelibolu   

Oct 21 – 27, 2018 – The town of Canakkale is best known as an access point to the Gallipoli peninsula, or Gelibolu as the Turks would say.  It is reached by ferry from there or a long drive to … Continue reading

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Ayvalik is for Olives

Oct 15 – 22, 2018 — Our friend Robert and his daughter joined us for a combination of sailing and touring.  After picking them up at the Izmir airport our next stop was the village of Alacati for a bite … Continue reading

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Ören to Çeşme

Oct 1 – 14, 2018 –  After leaving Oren we spent two days sailing north, close-in around the Budrum Peninsula. This part of  the Carian Coastline of Turkey is all rock and very rugged. It is beautiful despite the growing … Continue reading

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Runaway or Run Away

January 6 – 7, 2018 — Saturday afternoon, three days after arriving back at the boat, and one day after the non-event storm, I decide to take a long bike ride for exercise and pick up groceries to start restocking … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Surprise – Kos Storm

January 3 – 4, 2018 — Two new hips in the span of a month and Sara was happily on the rehab. curve back in New London, New Hampshire which allowed me to return to the boat to get things … Continue reading

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