Travel Blogs from Sollefteċ
... Now the smallest boat they make is 55’ long so we should be able to find a crane there to lift us out, that is the thought. It also gives us a bit of fat, we can take our time to get to Oulu. So, that was today’s decision.
Given that we’d made that decision and given that it was a grotty, windy, showery, cold day, we decided to stay put and set off early tomorrow, when the wind should be blowing from the NNW, not the NE as it is now, ...
... is used, such vibration would be very obvious if say only one blade was affected, the whole unit would be seriously out of balance. It is my theory and for want of any better, I’ll stick to that. So, given that we now had two problems, we decided it was best to leave the engine on – after all if the engine failed to restart, we might conceivably have problems getting the boat into a safe harbour.
During the day, we deployed both sails and even the ...
After a good night's sleep (cold really does help, obviously), we woke to the same sort of weather ie breezy and chill. We had little distance to cover so we were in no hurry to get going but still, it was hard to stand for 10 minutes under the shower to use up the allotted time (they charged SEK20 for a 10 minute shower – I mean what’s wrong with SEK10 for 5 minutes? Julie and I often share a 4 minute shower and still have time over!). Anyway, be that as ...
... quick internet so we could
download the latest episode of Wallander and so on.
During the to-ing and fro-ing, whilst we were ascertaining what was what and where was where, there was a point when Julie was down below and I was on deck, carrying the electric lead to attach it to the shore. Now it was here that I am a little vague. I’d climbed over the pulpit (metalwork at the front of the boat) was holding on to the genoa and ...
... the world, even more so than similarly fermented fish dishes such as the Korean Hongeohoe or Japanese Kusaya.
So now you know.We were amazed to find, when we entered the keyhole-shaped bay, that we were not alone. There were a few small pontoons in a couple of spots around the bay and one had a little motor boat moored to it and another one a sailing boat. ...
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