Tag Archives: Cabedelo

Adeus Brazil

With repairs to the ageing stackpack (sail cover) to last another couple of months, a newly galvanised anchor chain (very good price in Jacare), and re-pressurised hydraulic boom vang with new seals, we slipped lines on Saturday 19th March and … Continue reading

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Jacaré and Paraiba State

Just under 6nm up the Rio Paraiba from Cabedelo, the small Jacaré Village Marina offers good shelter and a haven of tranquillity as an escape from the sometimes overpowering bustle and noise that is Brazil.  Run by a Frenchman, Nicolas, … Continue reading

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Olá from Brazil

After a passage of 1,894 nm over just over 12 days at an average speed of 6.5 kn, yesterday at 10.45 we arrived safely alongside the welcome pontoon at Jacaré Village Marina near Cabedelo where the team took our lines … Continue reading

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