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Forum: Iberia & The Med   05-18-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 533
Posted By galaboat
Lake Geneva to Med...

Google River Rhone nautical guides! It will depend however on the draught and size of your vessel! No prob in a kayak!!!!
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   12-21-2012
Replies: 25
Views: 2,108
Posted By galaboat
Looks like we are going sailing tomorrow

Ever occur to you that getting on the outside of the Agulhas current and continental shelf u don't have to worry abt freak waves and coastal lows or commercial traffic?
Forum: Southeast Asia   12-01-2012
Replies: 1
Views: 707
Posted By galaboat
Local Pirate Activity in the So. China Sea

Og hvad laver i så der? (And so what are you doing there?)
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-19-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By galaboat
Anyone Know of a Good Racing Watch?

Suunto yachtsman! Time-sail-Baro-comp! Long battery life and reasonable price! Watertight to a point (don't dive with it) a bit complicated till you get the hang....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-11-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By galaboat
Land Cruising

Sold my Tayana 37 in 2003 after a 10 year circumnavigation and got myself a land-yacht (land cruiser 80 series) in SA! Got some Kalahari sand in my shoes while there and come back every year and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-02-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By galaboat
Yacht club hospitality

Yeah, good place! Make sure you book space in False Bay Yachtclub, Royal Cape or Hout Bay before you leave, limited space there with all those boats coming in! I can recommend False Bay as friendly...
Forum: Caribbean   10-27-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 637
Posted By galaboat
Cuba Pilon?

Hi Gary! Sailed from Santiago to Havana alone in 2003! It was great although I got quite a few "Non se puede" as far as anchoring was concerned! Being alone and needing to sleep made the guys more...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   09-02-2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,059
Posted By galaboat
Arrived in Bali

Head SW towards Rodriguez which is very nice! W is pirate-area! The Indian Ocean is a rough one with S cross-swell, so be ready and have fun Bro!
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   08-18-2012
Replies: 20
Views: 3,448
Posted By galaboat
Bluewater Sailboat Question

Take a look at the Wharram catamaran designs!
Forum: Introduce Yourself   04-03-2012
Replies: 3,445
Views: 950,159
Posted By galaboat
Galaboat! Mediterranian

Galaboat! Mediterranian
Forum: Introduce Yourself   11-29-2011
Replies: 3,445
Views: 950,159
Posted By galaboat
The Mediterranean

The Mediterranean
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-22-2011
Replies: 29
Views: 2,444
Posted By galaboat
Would not even consider the Red Sea! Suggest over...

Would not even consider the Red Sea! Suggest over the top, Cocos Keeling, Rodriguez (A good one) Mauritius, Reunion, SA! The Indian Ocean may be the roughest one of the round, never had less than 30...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-22-2011
Replies: 51
Views: 6,864
Posted By galaboat
Over 10 years and 63000NM as mentioned and...

Over 10 years and 63000NM as mentioned and including marina stays! Did quite a bit of the work myself but f.ex. not new autopilot & osmosis peeloff in NZ, new fueltank in OZ and of course new jib in...
Forum: Other Destination   11-22-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,454
Posted By galaboat
As to Richard Bay, ZA try mailing Katharine...

As to Richard Bay, ZA try mailing Katharine Overton at aok(dot)overton(at)gmail.com! She and her husband Al are sailors and have been living there for years!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-21-2011
Replies: 51
Views: 6,864
Posted By galaboat
On a circumnavigation your costs for maintaining...

On a circumnavigation your costs for maintaining your boat A1 will be approx. 10% of the value of the boat per year. This is including insurance (3rd party) and of course assuming your boat is in A1...
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   11-21-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By galaboat
Take a tester to the wiring and check that...

Take a tester to the wiring and check that everything is connected and that the juice is arriving where it should arrive!
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