Hotel la Corte
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... going on here. As mentioned earlier we go through substantial amounts of water and virtually everything is plastic wrapped so it's not easy to get rid of. In addition all the wine we consume is bottled and very difficult to stash - hopefully the Italians will catch on to casks sooner than later. Thankfully we have the V cabin which acts like a temporary holding area.
Wednesday 2 September
Watched Madame Gu load up and then ...
... not to be with the supermarkets not being well stocked and expensive. We decided not to stay and went back to
an anchorage just before Connigiorne.
Tuesday 25 August
In the morning went ashore hoping to find a supermarket but there wasn't one. At least we got rid of some garbage and recycling (although the yachtclub, being private, did not seem best pleased with us doing so). Took the dinghy and went back to the main town and completed some provisioning.
... a great sail in to
our destination. I know I say this a lot about the coastlines we pass but the Sardinian coast is something special even from a distance from shore.
We got to the Bonifacio Straights where we had the mountains of Sardinia on the
starboard side and the mountains of Corisca on the port side of us.
The anchorage we chose to stay in only had two other yachts, so quite peaceful ...
... moving faster than the others but all looking out for each other. Rosanne and Silvana both have their hands on their hips and are plodding along in front of us ...gone are the beach babes with laughter and giggles instead they are part of a mountain goat group plodding along pausing to drink to keep hydrated.... they are not smiling! Haha I don't help the situation by shooting photos; they are constantly telling me ...
... only maybe for 3 secs. Maurie thought he would have a rip start of the back of the back of the boat, so we all held our breath and bang!!! In the water he went like a Submarine!!!
everyone had such laugh at his expense!!!!...and caught it on camera.
I wasn't going to let the challenge beat me, so I did a deep water start on two skis, got up first time, got my balance and dropped a ski.....consequently got the cheers from the ...