Log #36a Across the Biscay to Spain, Santander & Bilbao

Log #36a Across the Biscay to Spain, Santander & Bilbao

Santa Eugenia de Ribeira, Spain Sept. 5, 2005 Hi Folks, We are across the northern part of Spain and past Cape Finisterre, finally heading south. Guess which way the winds have been for the past few days? The predominant winds for this area are NW, but we have been having South and SW. Today we
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Log #36b Rias of Northern Spain

Log #36b Rias of Northern Spain

Bayona, Spain September 12, 2005 Hi Folks, Here is my next log which gets us across the rias of Northern Spain. We are here in Bayona (Baiona in Galician) and the weather is warm and sunny for the first time in a week! I hope I can send this from a local internet café in
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Log #36c La Coruna and Santiago de Compostela

Log #36c La Coruna and Santiago de Compostela

Peniche, Portugal Sept. 22, 2005 Hi Folks, We are anchored in this industrial/fishing harbour, with our next stop near Lisbon. We had problems in our last marina at Figueira da Foz, as rather than take our passport photocopies to the marina office, Judy took her passport to the office and was then directed to the
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Log # 36d La Coruna to the Rias Baixas

Log # 36d La Coruna to the Rias Baixas

Marina Quinte do Lorde, Madeira Oct. 9, 2005 Hi Folks, We are secure in this marina on Madeira while Judy’s Dad is visiting for a couple of weeks. He is staying in a timeshare condo 25 kilometres down the coast. We had a great 500 mile sail from Lisbon (actually Cascais, a suburb of Lisbon
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Log #36e Ria de Pontevedra to Bayona

Log #36e Ria de Pontevedra to Bayona

Quinte do Lorde Marina, Madeira Oct. 20/05 Hi Folks, We have spent two weeks here with Judy’s dad who took a condominium 25 km down the island. We rented a car for the two weeks and had a great opportunity to see this whole magnificent volcanic island. More about it when I get to the
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