Hotel Tiiranlinna

Koivuluodon Urheilupuisto, Raahe, Oulu Province, 92100, Finland | Hotel
Prices starting from $133.00

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Putting CW to Bed

A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10


... staff there all day and at night, gates to the yard and restaurant are closed and there is a security guard present to cover this period.

When we’d arrived and tied up, borrowing a large extension lead to reach the power supply, we found that there was a washing machine available which gave everyone the opportunity to maximise their choices for clean clothing for the coming ...


A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10


... later.

Not only was it a nice day but miracles can happen, after an hour or so trudging northwards against the wind, the combination of the channel's slight change of direction and the wind backing, gave us the opportunity to deploy the sails – oh joy! There wasn’t a huge amount of wind so we progressed very slowly, but at least we were sailing. It is quite astonishing that it has literally been weeks since we last did this. ...

Day 1 of mini-expedition

A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10


Now that everyone was here I really hoped that the weather would change but early pointers today, at least, were not looking good. There was a lot of cloud about and it certainly wasn't warm. Our plans over the next 3 days were to head out of Oulu and find somewhere to stay for a couple of nights, ideally two different places and then head back to Oulu on the Sunday so we could get everything ready for our northern car-based trip, commencing Monday and lasting until ...

Two more arrivals

A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10


... the boat, again in the rain, we went to the Oulu art gallery. We weren’t that impressed with the collection but I’ve included photos of two of the paintings that made an impact.

The rest of the crew arrived safely and the boat suddenly became very crowded and noisy but fun. Several bottles later, we retired to bed around quarter to one. Tomorrow we leave from here for a couple of day’s cruise, where we may not have internet ...

A bleak harbour

A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10


... Mind you there wasn’t much of it, at least initially, so even if it had been in a more favourable direction, it wouldn’t have done us much good.

Today we were going to make the penultimate leg of our northern journey, covering about half the distance to Oulu, we planned on stopping in a small guest harbour called Varessäikkä, just over 20 miles away. Firstly however, we needed to wrestle with the diesel pump and I’m happy to report ...


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