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Sunday 2nd August
We left Port Vecchio and sailed for about 2 hours into another bay not far from the next town put down the anchor and had more swimming.
What a delightful day, water temp about 25deg, we donned our bathers and dived in, the water was so refreshing....we haven't swam so much in a short amount of days,!!!!!!
Had lunch, sun baked and left about 4pm to sail into Propriano arriving at 5.30pm.
Sunday 1st August,
We pulled out of Santa Teresa at 10am and sailed to a protected swimming bay in Corsica.
Yannick the Captain said he would put the anchor down so we could swim.
I took photos of Glen hard at work tying us up at the wharf.
After a beautiful lunch consisting of squid, and scallops with fried rice with a 'divine' tasting sauce and a bean salad. ' oh ...
... was on for me to have the first ski!!
Glen drove the boat, Kevin observer and I tried a deep water start, three attempts and no go!!!
the rid attempt I felt the "Hammies"...oh dear, not as young as I use to be. So I got out of the water and let Barry and Maurie have a go (they both experienced water skiers 15 and 30 yrs ago)
Well the same thing happened, Barry had several attempts and not go, put two skis on, still didn't get ...
Thursday 30th July.
We were lucky the captain was able to get us another day in ,Bonifaco as there was a fair bit to see in this ancient town.
We put our joggers on and walk every morning at 7am for an hour as breakfast is always served at 8am. So the exercise is there, and some of the hills we ...
... were all backed in very close together,. This is the European tourist season and long break for the school holidays, and the people and tourists were everywhere.
Bonifacio is on the Southern tip of the Island of Corscia and is a French Colony. The town is built on the site of a citadel in the 9th century and sits prominently overlooking the Mediterranean.