LOG #19c Almost Dismasted!

LOG #19c Almost Dismasted!

LOG #19c Almost Dismasted! Passage from Barcelona to Mallorca, February 1, 2001 After the frustration of our cassette player not working after it had been  in the Sony repair shop for over three weeks, and leaving it with them again to be picked up by Judy on her way to Paris mid February, we were
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Log #19D Mallorca and Insurance Considerations

Log #19D Mallorca and Insurance Considerations

Log #19D Mallorca and Insurance Considerations February 2 to March 16, 2001 We arrived in Puerto De Andratx about 1000, completing the 14 hour hand steering ordeal after the roller furling broke. We went into the Club de Vela, resembling a refugee ship, with tattered genoa flapping from a twisted roller furling headstay that looked
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Log #19j More Calas in Mallorca

Log #19j More Calas in Mallorca

Log #19j More Calas in Mallorca Pollensa, Mallorca April 14, 2001 Hi Folks, We’re up here in Pollensa, actually Puerto de Pollensa, as the town of Pollensa is a few miles inland. It is on Bahia de Pollensa, on the  the northeast corner of Mallorca (39 54.2N, 003 05.0E). We had a lumpy motor sail
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Log #19K More Calas and Ports

Log #19K More Calas and Ports

 Log #19 K More Calas and Ports Enroute to Soller, Mallorca April 16, 2001 Hi Folks, It is a sunny, calm day as we motor the 40 miles to Soller, on the north coast of Mallorca. Gilles is enjoying and doing a good job of steering to the extent we may call him Otto, the
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Log #19l Northeast Coast of Mallorca

Log #19l Northeast Coast of Mallorca

Log #19l Northeast Coast of Mallorca Ciudadela, Menorca April 29, 2001 Hi Folks, We are finally over on Menorca for a few days before Gilles has to catch his plane back to Canada. We are presently at anchor We are the onlyb in Cala Blanes, just north of Ciudadela, a lovely long narrow cala lined
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Log #19M North Coast of Mallorca

Log #19M North Coast of Mallorca

Log #19M North Coast of Mallorca April 14 – 16,  2001 We took Sprite for a leisurely long dinghy ride around the inner end of Bahia de Pollensa. The west and south sides are fringed with about three miles of sandy beaches right around to Puerto del Barcares in the southwest corner. Ominously, there was
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Log #19n Rendering Assistance in Soller

Log #19n Rendering Assistance in Soller

Log #19n Rendering Assistance in Soller Puerto de Pollensa, Mallorca May 3/01 Hi Folks, We’re back in Pollensa, on Mallorca after having a few lovely days on Menorca. We’ll be going back there on Saturday the 5th hopefully. Please excuse this second log arriving at the same time as Log #19m. I would like to
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Log #19o Back to Pollensa

Log #19o Back to Pollensa

Log #19o Back to Pollensa Pollensa, Mallorca May 11, 2001 Hi Folks, Just a short note with this log as I hope to be able to send it out in a few minutes from a book exchange shop where the owner spaeks English. We have had a difficult time with the phone lines and sending
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Log #19p Problems in Pollensa

Log #19p Problems in Pollensa

Log #19p Problems in Pollensa Port de Pollensa, Mallorca Started May 10, finished May 15th, 2001 Covers the period April 25 to May 4th, 2001 As mentioned in my last log, we arrived back at Port de Pollensa on the 24th. After dragging anchor near midnight, we re-anchored closer in, still in only 10 feet
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Log #19s Mahon to Tunisia

Log #19s Mahon to Tunisia

Log #19s Mahon to Tunisia Enroute to Kelibia June 5, 2001 Covers the period May 20 to 26, 2001 Menorca is the easternmost of the Balearic islands, Mahon being at 39 53.6 N, and 004 16.4 E. There are many remains from the Talayotic period predating the Phoenician, Carthaginian, Greek, and Roman occupations of ancient
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