Porto Istana Hotel
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... dingy ashore (mostly in search of garbage and recycling bins) popping by the hotel (where we got severe looks from the coast guard – we're obviously not that high class of clientele) which looks great, and enjoyed our first authentic pizza at a pizzeria nearby. At a nearby table the McCain owners were sat – according to the waitress they come by everyday and the ol' boy always chats her up.
The views from this anchorage ...
... supermarket. Found one in the resort but it was closed. Decided to have some lunch ashore, which wasn't bad and then just chilled in the afternoon.
Saturday 22 August
Today moved further east and a little south. The coast line is just something (rewind and
press play!!!). The scenery as we were approaching our next destination is just magnificent – mountains in the background.
Anchored just outside the marina (Connigione) and ventured ashore ...
... to the previous couple of places we stayed in.
Tuesday 18 August
Headed further east, in total about 3 miles, after popping into different coves just to sightsee and boy!! is this anchorage something else. A bit crowded when we first arrived but soon cleared of the day trippers early evening. The views are fantastic, brilliant rock formations, islands all around and a view across to ...
... but who can let such great photo opportunities go by? Haha.
We make it to the top red faced and huffing and puffing. We are proud to have completed the climb. Lunch is made for us by the little supermarket. They make us panini with mortadella and provolone cheese and also salami ones. We also buy cold beer in the supermarket and sit down in the town square under some trees wth some locals and eat our lunch. ...
Friday 31st July
We went from Bonifacio which is Corsico back to Sardinia and anchored into a protected bay....took about 2 hours to get there.
this is where the crew decided to give us some swim time and get out the tender to give us a ski and anyone who wanted to be towed by the sea biscuit.
We arrived at the bay about 11.30, and beautiful waters, reasonably calm, water temp good.
The crew got the boat out and the ...