Archive Monthly Archives: June 2020

Detour into Inland Waters

I couldn’t wait to explore the Rio Guadiana. I had heard so many people raving about it so that I didn’t want to miss out on this little inland adventure. The Guadiana forms the border between Portugal and Spain and is navigable for the first 30 miles or so. Under the condition that you fit […]


From Tavira to Vila Real de Santo António

After a week in Tavira, I set sail again and headed for the mouth of the Rio Guadiana, the border river with Spain in the far east of the Algarve. Contrary to expectations, I did not encounter any problems in the border area, even though the border between Portugal and Spain is still officially closed […]


On the road again…

After three months at anchor in Culatra, I couldn’t wait to set sail again. During the lockdown period, I got so used to being alone that after the week of social interaction with new and old friends, I was actually looking forward to a little rest. So I raised my anchor and set sail towards […]