Monthly Archives: September 2011

Birthday in Cannes

Cannes, France, seems a` suitable place for a baby to celebrate his first birthday. It’s a hub of activity; people, boats, dogs, markets, music – everything a high-energy baby enjoys, so we were pleased to sail into Cannes harbour today to celebrate Leif’s 366th day of life. We’re celebrating Leif’s...
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Out of Spain and into France

We’ve made to France!Our maiden voyage sailing 400 km from Barcelona to the Marseille region went well.Our 28’ sailboat, Isis, handled the open sea with aplomb, and the sailing rig is a dream – much more efficient than the boat I sailed across the Pacific 20 years ago.Our boat has...
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