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Travel Blogs from Felanitx
From Ian. Trip largely over now just a matter of drying out. As you might have gathered trip from Mahon to Colom on Mallorca was quiet exciting. We were caught in two big thunderstorms both of which hit the local papers. Although missed the 3cm hailstones we did get the 40 litres of rain per square metre in 30 minutes- whatever that means. The sting in the tail of the trip was the second storm as we entered Colom in the dark. Not a trip one wants to repeat too often. ...
I start this blog by saying that John is a star. Left Mahon in reasonable weather - straight into a thunderstorm -rain , hail, zero visibility and any wind speed you fancy upto f6. Very wet journey and lots of excitement. Decided to stop at Colom as it was dark and we ...
- winds were not good today to get to either ends of Monorca, tomorrow should be different so I'm setting off at 0300 heading towards Cuitadella, lets see what happens.
- night night.
Called into Porto Petro cos it was here and I wanted to have an early finish as, as usual stuff was just thrown onto the boat and needs sorting before it gets dark.
Left Palma after a little help from Nat and Oli, (Oli thats not how to leave the dock) at about 1130 called into here about 1800 not sure how far it was but did about 7 knots for 3 hours and 9 to 12 since, a real ...
... got some heavy duty washing that needs to be done – we were planning on doing the laundry when we are next in a marina - which after researching is some time off.
The marina in Mahon is asking for a minimum stay of 3 days and the charge band is the highest so we are looking at alternatives.
Tuesday 28 July
More of the same – completing chores and admin.
Other places to stay in Felanitx
Agrupacio Son Tauler 8, Felanitx | 2 star hotelfrom $110
Camino Son Prohens 1027, Felanitx | 4 star hotelfrom $141
1a Volta, 246, Felanitx | 3 star hotelfrom $96
Carretera Portocolom, Km 6,000, Felanitx | 5 star hotelfrom $273