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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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The Wild Coast Passage

Changing Oceans – Durban to Simon’s Town Towards the end of November, Bob returned to Pipistrelle in Durban while Elaine stayed on for another three weeks in England.  By the time Bob arrived, Ullman Sails in Durban had made our … Continue reading

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Late Portrait of Victoria

This is not about an artist’s impression of Queen Victoria in her later years, though she can be found here.  It is a retrospective of Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles island group and probably named after her.  Located on Mahé, the … Continue reading

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