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... from the bridge and a very business-like looking boatyard, was the manufacturer of the lovely yachts, Regina yachts. Absolutely out of our price bracket but cracking boats.
Rounding the top corner of Orust, we began to make our way southwards, which meant that the wind was now more in our faces but still sailable. However the island formed an effective wind barrier at times and also rendered the wind fluky in terms of direction and speed so it wasn’t ...
... for rock-hugging, as next year I am quite certain we will have to do some in the upper parts of the Baltic, as there will not be enough room to swing on an anchor in some of the smaller sheltered spots.
Later we passed an enjoyable 90 minutes or so on board Caper and we left, planning on for once, having a meal ashore in the form of a pizza. In the threatening rain we set off, full of anticipation, only to find that one restaurant was closing and the other had ...
After two days of indifferent weather, we woke to a lovely day. Our intention over the coming few days is to travel inland, to circumnavigate Sweden's largest island on the west coast or maybe the largest anyway, the island of Orust, together with its smaller sister to the south, Tjörn. Now we had already spent time on Orust when we were in Mollösund for three days and we caught the bus to Ellös to see the Hallberg-Rassy factory. This time we intended seeing two more famous yachts’ ...
... have a similar function in Sweden as our border police? Anyway, be that as it may, they were very pleasant and of the three crew, one was female and very attractive and apparently the younger of the two men was equally appealing to Julie! I think they were a little disappointed as they thought that our blue ensign was the New Zealand flag and they assumed that we were on a world wide cruise. When I disabused them of this they sort of lost interest but did ...
... out of the anchorage took us through a narrow (very) channel between the southern point of Fläskön and an islet at the tip of Gluppö and it was also quite shallow (<3m) so we approached it very gingerly, given our recent unfortunate experiences! Still, we exited safely and were soon in deep water again, finding another anchorage between the islands of Trinisla and Gåsön, just over a mile to the south. Here we had lots of space and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center