Log #29a Symi, Kos, and Patmos

Log #29a Symi, Kos, and Patmos

Skala, Patmos, Greece April 26, 2003 Hi Folks, Here is the first of my series #29 going through Greece to Istanbul. We have had seven days of gale force winds over the past ten days! We are quite secure here alongside (not Med moored) the town dock. All is well here, and we hope the
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Log #29b Fournoi, Chios and Lesvos

Log #29b Fournoi, Chios and Lesvos

Mytilini, Lesvos, Greece May 4, 2003 Hi Folks, We are here on Lesvos in this OK town getting ready to tour it tomorrow by car. We checked in with the co-operative port authorities and toured two extremely good archeological museums and the castro free of charge for Sunday May 4th. I may be ale to
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Log #29c Lesbos

Log #29c Lesbos

Ayvalik, turkey May 9, 2003 Hi Folks, we are back in Turkey at a nice marina in Ayvalik across from Levos, about half way up the Aegean coast. Judy went up to Istanbul last night with our passports to start the processing from Atakoy Marina there for our visas for the Ukraine, Romania ad Bulgaria.
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Log #29d Back to Turkey

Log #29d Back to Turkey

Canakkale, Dardanelles, Turkey May 15, 2003 Hi Folks, We are here in the historic and strategic Dardanelles at Canakkale on the Asian side, ready to proceed up to Gelibolu (also known as Gallipoli) on the European side, in the next day or so. We have been immersed in the Gallipoli campaign of WW I for
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Log #29e The Dardanelles and Gallipoli

Log #29e The Dardanelles and Gallipoli

Canakkale, Dardanelles, Turkey May 18, 2003 Hi Folks, We are weathered in here for a third day of force 7 to 8 northeast winds. The weather forecasts are saying force 2 to 4, maybe 5 – HA! Fortunately the marina here has secure laid moorings, although it is relatively expensive at 20,000,000 TL a day
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Log #29f The Dardanelles & Gallipoli-2

Log #29f The Dardanelles & Gallipoli-2

Cakilkoy, Sea of Marmara, Kapidag Peninsula, Turkey May 23, 2003 Hi Folks, We are in this “rustic” hamlet on the Kapidag Peninsula of the Sea of Marmara as I prepare this log for the floppy disc. I probably will not be able to send it for several days until we get to Istanbul, as we
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Log #29g Sea of Marmara

Log #29g Sea of Marmara

Atakoy Marina, Istanbul, Turkey June 1, 2003 Hi Folks, We’re here in ancient Byzantium, getting ready to head into the Black Sea. We have met up with Cash Cash, a Swedish boat with Anders and Brigitte whom we met last year on the EMYR. We had drinks with them, did some touring with them and
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Log #29h Istanbul

Log #29h Istanbul

Doğanyurt, Black Sea, Turkey 42 00.5N, 033 27.6E June 21, 2003 Hi Folks, We’re at anchor in the small harbour at Doğanyurt here on the Black Sea north coast of Turkey. I may not be able to send this off for a day or two, but wanted to get it saved on floppy disc so
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