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I finally broke out of the campsite Roche. I'd been there a month, and whilst on the one hand it had become like home and I had an inertia towards leaving, comfortable as I was in my spot, there was also a longing to move again, so I was soon in a great mood as I headed off up the coast. Looking at the map I'd spotted lots of small green tinged roads which hugged the coastline from where I was ...
... wind stop. I was generally fearing the worst. You see, we were parked on top of a cliff, and as the wind got stronger and stronger I was convinced that I was going to blow off the top of the cliff. That's not even an exaggeration! I watched to see if anyone else was moving or even stirring, but all was quiet on the western front. I wondered whether I was just making a fuss about nothing Come 5am I had had enough. The wind was getting worse, so I decided to bite the bullet and try ...
... for six months of winter.
Our fingers were firmly crossed that we'd be able to anchor this time, as once again there weren't any particularly helpful marinas around, but this time we were lucky. The crescent bay on the east side of the cape was perfectly sheltered, with beautifully warm water and an empty but rather beautiful ...
The next day was even worse on the anchorage front. We were planning on having a fairly short day, so we left late, only to find that the spot we'd selected was right behind a headland with 20 knots of wind gusting around it, straight into us.
This was clearly unsuitable, but the nearest marina was 26 miles away and we'd struggle to get there before dark. Still, we ...
Sat., Sept. 13, 2014
We did our own walking tour today in Almeria, Spain which consisted of touring the Alcazaba fortress which is one of the biggest fortresses ever built by the Arabs in Spain. We walked the downtown and harbour areas returning to the ship for sail-away at 4:00 pm. +30 again today so tried to soak it all up!
Sun., Sept. 14, 2014
Today is our 3rd sea day - another beautiful day relaxing on-board - travel distance to Valletta, Malta is 863 nautical miles.