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... from the first few sentances, there was nothing wrong with my last blog!!!
Unfortunately we had a bit of a disaster. Jeff either got his wallet stolen or lost it. Drivers license was in it. 2nd disaster Ann had left her license at home. Problem with hire car in Sardinia/Corsica.
Samantha email copy of Ann's license, so we were hopeful.
We caught the ferry from Palermo to Cagliari overnight.
Loading was interesting paper passed through ...
... to get the names of 2 young women who work on the weekly slot tournaments. They were particularly helpful, welcoming and always called me by my name. Quite amazing really when you think of the number of people they encounter every cruise. Now in our third week, there are fewer and fewer entertainment events that we haven't already seen or done, so our evenings are getting shorter. Just as well, because soon it will be back to reality! ...
... Pino we slowly made our way up to the coast today. Our hotel host last night suggested we stop at Iglesias (yes, of the Julio variety) because as she described it, there are gingerbread houses :-) We now think she meant that the sight is like a fairytale and in that she is correct. The cliffs were stunning with their interesting rock formations jutting vertically.
As if that wasn't pretty enough, our next stop was Masua. It meant a ...
- Gum trees
- So many Brilliant stars, with shooting stars that must have been quite close as they were so big, bright and long.
- Stories of bandits kidnapping children and cutting off their ears.
- Gina and Tullio - Cristina's lovely parents (and our's too for the week).
- San Salvatore which is like a western town - western movies have been filmed there.
- Hiking up sand dunes to ...
... 190nM involving 2 nights and a full day at sea. The other major difference was that we spent as much time as possible at anchor and consequently spent much less on mooring fees. This allowed us to spend more on eating out and adding some extra equipment to the boat. In summary: We covered approximately 1200nM between 5 April and 5 September. We visited 40 different locations, some of them more than once. We logged a total of 19 night hours, 18 of ...