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 café 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 […]