Las Palmas, Gran Canaria: Part 2

*Posted without photos due to limited internet – will update as soon as we can! Sunday we decided to take a break from boat and crew altogether. In Europe on Sundays, most stores are closed and often restaurants as well. Since we couldn’t do any provisioning, we...
Las Palmas, Gran Canaria: Part 1

Las Palmas, Gran Canaria: Part 1

We were fortunate to have a nice long break on land between to break up our trip from France to the Caribbean when we joined up with the ARC group. ARC is the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers and it’s an organized crossing of the Atlantic Ocean hosted by World...
Passage from Cascais to Las Palmas

Passage from Cascais to Las Palmas

Life on passage is quite different than normal life.  With a full boat, it’s a bit like sharing an apartment with strangers. Except no one ever leaves for work (work is onboard), and there’s no escaping one another.  We do three hour watch shifts around...