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... the lovely countryside where we saw herds of Guernsey cows (the brown cows we commonly see in the US). Milk from Guernsey cows is more golden than that from other cows because of the higher fat content and higher levels of beta carotene. There were also many old farmhouses with the "Granny third" additions. Granny thirds came about because widows were only allowed to inherit one-third of the home – the ...
... pleasant of stays - lots of rocking and rolling with the swell rolling in, especially at high tide. So much so in the morning I felt a little sea sick.
At the appropriate time we headed off for Gorey on Jersey. We've anchored there before. Such a pretty spot with the castle on the hill. Not as much sailing as we'd like but we did have favourable tides with us and the passage through the Aldernay race was uneventful - yay!
... hazy blue. We had no wind whatsoever and were forced to motor all the way along the north coast, but the scenery was pretty and I swear I saw two separate dolphins/porpoises. Whatever they were, they looped out of the water with the distinctive curve anyone would recognise, disappearing before I could prove to Mister Kitty I wasn't imagining things.
The Cap de la Hague, the north west corner we had to round to get to the Channel Islands, was ...
... amazing life experiences and happy memories!
Then came the task of deciding what to take and actually packing. Sat there I stared at my rucksack, which online showed ample amounts of room, but now, lying in front me, was proving to be my mission impossible! As the girl who would take 2 full suitcases on a week long holiday this was proving challenging to say the least!
Thanks to a few gadgets sourced in town and ...