Monthly Archives: April 2010

In the Red Sea

Second day in the Red Sea, no wind, lots of motoring. Hot out here without a breeze.

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One day to Bab El Mundab

Another day and we will enter the Red Sea at the island of Bab El Mundab. Still favorable winds.

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In the Gulf of Aden

We have another 3 days to go in the Gulf of Aden. First no wind, now the wind straight behind so we are motoring with the sails wing at wing.

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On our way to Gulf of Aden

The diesel and water came one day sooner than expected. So Friday afternoon we were able to leave Salalah just before dark. We are now about 80 miles north of the east to west shipping lane. Little wind, but it … Continue reading

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In Salalah, Oman

Our fuel and water supplies demanded a stop in Salalah after all. Everything has to go through and agent, which makes things quite pricy, but there are no other options.i Fuel should be available on Saturday, once we are filled … Continue reading

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Email troubles

Due to overuse we have had no email for the last 5 days (which also means no weather forecasts). After some light winds we have now had 3 days of decent wind, we are tacking towards Salalah, 318 NM to … Continue reading

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