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post #363 of Old 12-03-2019
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Re: Sailing La Vegabond

Originally Posted by mbianka View Post
This morning finds them in the straits leading to Lisbon. A check of the boat shows a speed of 2.2 knots. Apparently they are sailing and not using the engines. At the request of Greta and frustration of Riley? I wonder. When you've been speeding along at 9 knots or more for weeks must seem a bit slow. Lots more traffic than they've been use to also. It might be a long slog since the tide is going out and low tide is not until 1:28pm. But, they are in the home stretch
Here is a screen shot from Marine Traffic. The black dotted box is La Vagabonde.
Who knows, but I can imagine a PR opportunity and welcoming committee. The choir would come out in full force. For appearances sake, they couldn't motor. Religious objections.

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