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Crew aboard the Odyssea (D105 to 117)

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March 23 : St Matin, Island marked by the last cyclone  I was finally in Marigot, main city of the French part of St Martin Island. My stay was quite short, I will be stay on that land less than 24 hours. After 19 days of Atlantic crossing without seeing any piece of land, I […]

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The Atlantic Crossing (D86 to 105)

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March 4th to 23rd : The Transat’ The real departure for the Atlantic crossing had finally come aboard the Fun Shway (Catamaran led by Gégé and with Mat’ as other crew member). We refilled the fuel and water tanks before leaving. We also took the opportunity to have a last shower in the marina, which […]

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From Lanzarote to Las Palmas (D46 to 51)

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January 23-28th : From Lanzarote to Las Palmas We just came aboard the Catamaran Lagoon 380 of a Swiss German speaker with who we are only communicating in English. To respect his anonymat we will say his name was Jack. Also aboard the boat was a French woman boat-hitchhiker. For Christophe as well as for […]

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Crew aboard the Yess Amaze (D36 – 46)

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January 13 to 17th : From Agadir to La Graciosa – First Sailing Bruno’s boat, Yess Amaze, is a Bavaria 44, a very nice sailing boat of 44 feet. With Christophe we took the rear star-board cabin, Jean-Pierre the rear port-board en Bruno the front one. It was a pretty big boat quite comfortable, but still […]

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Essaouira – A shortened visit (D34-35)

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Friday, January 11th : Marrakesh – Essaouira We departed early from Marrakech in order to reach Essaouira. It took us more time than expected to reach the right spot to hitchhike, but eventually we found it. It took us 2 lift to go reach the coastal city. First, after half an our waiting, was an ex-policeman, […]