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... sealing a few more holes and generally tarting the old girl up.
I suppose you could say the trip was a failure as we didn't sail all the way round Menorca, but we didn't sail round because we were having too much fun in ciutadella and later in Mahon, so we both agree another great sailing challenge finished with many great memories and a few scary wind driven moments.
So its time for Ian and I to sign off from 'John's little adventure'.
So, hasta la proxima ...
... got some heavy duty washing that needs to be done – we were planning on doing the laundry when we are next in a marina - which after researching is some time off.
The marina in Mahon is asking for a minimum stay of 3 days and the charge band is the highest so we are looking at alternatives.
Tuesday 28 July
More of the same – completing chores and admin.
we explored. Later we snorkeled in one of them – really good.
Having enjoyed our dip we decided we were in no hurry to move to the next anchorage so just sat back – took the occasional dip to cool down.
Tuesday 21 July
Explored further the coastline looking at the various anchorages that are available. Sad
to say some of them have been buoyed for the high season which is a real shame as the buoys are generally ...
... the attempt –we assumed the lazy lines would be similar to what we experienced in another marina and I didn't have my lines ready, as we assumed they
would be providing lines from the pontoon. To add insult to injurywe also ended up with the mooring line around the bow thruster. Not very happy.
As soon as we could we went in search of the supermarket to ensure we could get early delivery of our shopping. Then it was time to start the chores. Trouble with marinas ...
Friday 10 July
Enjoying this wonderful anchorage – in between dips in the water we're completing
Sitting back watching boats coming and going we watched one yacht drag it's anchor and luckily narrowly missed hitting the rocks big time.
Saturday 11 July
It's time to push on so we took it nice and gently and headed for the island of Formentera. We headed ...