Log #32e Bulgaria – Tsarevo, to our formal entry in Bourgas

Log #32e Bulgaria – Tsarevo, to our formal entry in Bourgas

Tsarevo, Bulgaria May 3, 2004 Hi Folks, We are having a quiet time in Bulgaria as there is really not too much to see here, especially since we are out of season. Thus I am able to get caught up on my logs. This town is called Tsarevo as a couple of Tsars spent some
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Log #32j Exit Bulgaria Enter Romania

Log #32j Exit Bulgaria Enter Romania

Izmail, Romania June 8, 2004 Hi Folks, We are waiting for the second day to clear out of Izmail. The assistant harbour master (the harbour master is away) is of the old Russian mentality who has no regulations to guide him regarding yachts, and wants to regard Veleda as a ship, and to charge industrial
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Log #32k Constanta into the Danube River

Log #32k Constanta into the Danube River

Odessa, Ukraine June 13, 2004 Hi Folks, We are still very frustrated at the horrible bureaucracy in Ukraine, especially after having waited for over 34 hours to be cleared out of Ismail. Avoid Ismail! At one point we were considering giving up on Ukraine and just heading back to Turkey. However we like Odessa very
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Log #32l Danube River to the Danube Delta

Log #32l Danube River to the Danube Delta

Odessa, Ukraine June 14, 2004 Hi Folks, Here is my log on our trip down the Danube to the Danube Delta. This may be sent from Kiev, as we are going there for a few days, and I have this log saved on a floppy disc, ready to send if I see a handy internet
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Log #32m The Danube Delta Part 1

Log #32m The Danube Delta Part 1

Odessa, Ukraine June 20, 2004 Hi Folks, We are back from four days up in Kiev, an enjoyable experience. I am impressed with all the architectural flourishes on the buildings here in Odessa and in Kiev. I find myself wanting to take pictures of buildings with their accoutrements, they are so interesting in classical and
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Log #32o Problems in Tulcea

Log #32o Problems in Tulcea

Kherson, Ukraine June 30, 2004 Hi folks, This is our second day in Kherson, a large Ukrainian port in the Dneiper River delta above Crimea. Not much English is spoken here, but people are friendly. I have had time to do some logs and so am sending this out a day or so after my
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Log #33p Summary of 2004 Sailing Season

Log #33p Summary of 2004 Sailing Season

Ostia, Italy Nov. 15, 2004 Hi Folks. Here is a summary of our 2004 sailing season, and a bit of what we have done since arriving in Ostia. We hope to get down to Naples for a few days to go to Pompeii and climb Mount Vesuvius before we go back to Canada in mid
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