Pula Country Club
Travel Blogs from Arta
I start this blog by saying that John is a star. Left Mahon in reasonable weather - straight into a thunderstorm -rain , hail, zero visibility and any wind speed you fancy upto f6. Very wet journey and lots of excitement. Decided to stop at Colom as it was dark and we ...
- winds were not good today to get to either ends of Monorca, tomorrow should be different so I'm setting off at 0300 heading towards Cuitadella, lets see what happens.
- night night.
... wish I could have been there.
The boat performed well, though the jib will fall to bits before the end of the trip. Was using my racing main , will change to the old dacron one when I have a chance.
Signing off, need a shower, took some very big waves and got very salty.
Mooring 43 euros, not too expensive, I have only heard german voices so far here, bit of an ...
... place and so atmospheric with the Sunday markets on. The place was a buzz with locals and tourists. Great musicians playing in many of the streets.
Went up to the top of Calgari (we didn't do the 365 stairs on the way up) – great views. Another attraction of Pollenca old town is the church – this was really amazing. Once we've edited the movies I'll attached them to the ...
... 22 July
We're not sure whether to stay or push on but one of the main tasks of today is to fix the main sail. It took a good 2 hours to get it out and then back in again. There were a number of factors which contributed to the problem which we now know to keep a look out for. Mainly the
inhaul furler had somehow skipped a couple of grooves which was why the sail was difficult to get out, including some of the folds in the sail. Anyways, ...
Other places to stay in Arta
Urbanizacion s'Estanyol, calle Pla de Mar s/n, Arta | 4 star hotelfrom $83
Carrer Pou Nou, 26, Arta | 4 star hotelfrom $112
C/ Abeurador 21, Arta | Hotelfrom $196
Ctra. Arta-Cala Torta Km 8, Arta | 4 star hotelfrom $104
Carretera Palma, Arta | Hotelfrom $288
C/ Centre 7, Arta | Hotelfrom $135