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One for the road!!!!

Hey guys and gals...all good?

Here's one for the road.... Having a blast..real good time and "mucho" sail..

Some moments of ours..we're still alive and kicking and started heading back...

Not much time to talk as we must leave again..so bye bye again...just popped in to say HI

What does a decent Dad do to a 11 year old boy???

He puts him to work...

Fred washing my beloved spreaders, and inspecting them.

He looks really small up there



Sometimes I anchor in the channel, at low tide, you can jump and land on shore...


My neighbour...look how near to the shore we are at low tide


Luis says HI!!!! he can steer the dinghy now...making progress


And Fred too says HI


heck..they all say HI...



The inside crew..the cook, the washer..the soiler....


The owner having a break


Nothing beats good quality time with the boys


One of the best sailors i have ever met


the kid from hell has been hell really


We had some friends come for a sail 9 in total


Sometimes passages are long and boring...so we camp outside.


Here is that excellet sailor again..


This is one stubborn dinghy..been following us for weeks..no matter how I trim, the bastard follows me at same speed


Some nice sunsets


Our last kown heading...showes were we're pointing now, doesn't it?


Well time to go..see you later.

Alex et Gang
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Great pics, as ussual. Great looking family. Not sure about that best sailor thing. But then again, we have not met.

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Hhhmmmm, 300° from south west Portugal? Hope not, cause that would take you to somewhere in Greenland.
Bbbbrrrrrrr, too cold for me mate, but nice pictures though.

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You old fart! Glad you checked in. The part I'm having trouble with is believing you actually have friends. Happy sailing Alex.
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