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michal 09-13-2000 02:43 AM

sailing around sicily
I am planning to sail around Sicily- is there anything in particular I should be aware of?

Giulietta 09-27-2008 02:36 PM

good question

bestfriend 09-27-2008 02:41 PM

La Cosa Nostra

Giulietta 09-27-2008 02:59 PM

Also, since you are sailing around, you will need to turn the wheel in the same direction..basically if you don't turn the wheel, you can't sail around..

bestfriend 09-27-2008 03:08 PM

Kind of like NASCAR. Turn the wheel in one direction and go round and round.

Giulietta 09-27-2008 03:25 PM

Ahh yes..they don't speak Swaily there either...

bestfriend 09-27-2008 03:31 PM

Yes, and saying "va fanculo" is the traditional way to great another sailor.

Giulietta 09-27-2008 03:32 PM

ahh're right..and over there they only sail when it's blowing above 50 knots and waves above 15...

bestfriend 09-27-2008 03:40 PM

And these are some of the traditional sailing hats they like to wear. I recommend getting them.

And sometimes this one too...

Giulietta 09-27-2008 03:43 PM

I heard they sail all the time with one edge of the island with its rails down....

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