Archive Monthly Archives: July 2020

Back to Faro

After two wonderful weeks in Rio Guadiana, it was time for me to sail back to Faro. The wind was favorable and since I had a haulout appointment for ahora at the end of June, it was time to raise the anchor anyway. We reached the anchorage just before Vila Real around noon when wind […]


River Life

The Guadiana River is something like a retirement home for sailors around the world. This is at least the impression you get when sitting in Alcoutim in the caf√© listening to the stories of the old salts at the neighboring tables. Quite a few have traveled extensively in their sailing life and have now bought […]