Log #21a Arrival in Malta

Log #21a Arrival in Malta

Log #21a Arrival in Malta July 15, 2001 Syracusa, Sicily, Italy Covers the period June 18 to July 1, 2001 We were a bit tired after a 22 hour sail of 112 nautical miles from Lampedusa, especially since much of it we had to hand steer in one or two hour shifts. That’s why, from
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Log #21b Canada Day in Gozo

Log #21b Canada Day in Gozo

Log #21b Canada Day in Gozo Mgarr, Gozo July 2, 2001 Thank you, people of Gozo, from Judy and Aubrey Millard on board our Canadian sailing vessel, Veleda IV, for the hospitality and friendship unreservedly extended to us on our visit to your fair domain. Thanks to the office of Louis Bugeja, the Assistant Honorary
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Log #21c Touring Malta

Log #21c Touring Malta

Log #21c Touring Malta July 17, 2001 Siracusa, Sicily, Italy Covers the period July 3 to July 11, 2001 July 3, our third anniversary on board Veleda. It was three years ago today we set sail from the Toronto Hydroplane and Sailing Club for our open ended world cruise. We’re not tired of cruising yet,
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Log #21d Malta to Sicily

Log #21d Malta to Sicily

Log #21d Malta to Sicily July 21, 2001 Roccella Ionica, Italy Covers the period July 9 to 11, 2001 A couple of nights before we planned to leave, a local boater informed us that the owner of the mooring we were on was to return next day. No problem, and we relocated to a trot
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Log #21e, Siracusa and Mt. Etna, Sicily

Log #21e, Siracusa and Mt. Etna, Sicily

Log #21e, Siracusa and Mt. Etna, Sicily July 24, 2001 Written en route from Santa Maria di Leuca to the Adriatic Covers the period July 11 to July 17, 2001 Today as I sit down in the main cabin to write this, we are having one of those idyllic sailing days with glorious sunny weather,
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LOG #21f Siracusa & across the Strait of Messina

LOG #21f Siracusa & across the Strait of Messina

LOG #21f Siracusa & across the Strait of Messina Aug. 6, 2001 Split, Croatia Covers the period July 17 to July 23, 2001 Siracusa was a good stopping off place, and one to which we may return on our way back out the Med in a year or two. There are many other things we
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Log #21g Italy to Croatia

Log #21g Italy to Croatia

Log #21g Italy to Croatia Zlarin, Croatia Aug. 9, 2001 Covers the period July 23 to 26, 2001 I write this from the charming town and island called Zlarin, a sleepy laid-back island community (no cars) that reminds us of Killarney, another isolated small resort town in Northern Ontario on the shores of Lake Huron.
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