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Delayed by Storm

Delayed by Storm

Our summer holiday started this afternoon. We had planned to hop on our boat and sail away the minute our last working day was over, particularly as the wind forecast was showing pretty nice figures earlier this week. According to a couple of different sources there ...

Not Too Fast, Not Too Slow

Not Too Fast, Not Too Slow

I watched from the shore as our blue sailboat became smaller and smaller, moving slowly with the wind. When I could no longer see the people onboard I turned away, started the car, and began my journey home. But oh, how fast the car was going! I ...

So Let’s Sail!

So Let’s Sail!

Enough of city life, we came here to do some serious sailing. So let's sail!

The town of Mariehamn was a good point to start the circumnavigation of the Åland archipelago (I just love to use the word circumnavigate - it sounds ...

All Good Things

All Good Things

All good things must come to an end... right?

That's how it feels now, it can't really be helped. It's the time of the year again when there's not enough daylight to tell the difference between day and night. The time when ...