Tag Archives: sheet lightning

Unscheduled Landfall

Starting with our departure from Inverness Marina on Thursday 17th August, this turned out to be no ordinary passage. With 80 nm ahead of us to reach the busy fishing port of Fraserburgh in a day sail, and slipping lines … Continue reading

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Lightning Never Strikes Twice!

So the saying goes – but in our case this is not quite true!  Three times is the score for Pipistrelle – once in Curacao in the Caribbean, once in Fiji and now in The Maldives. Read on … The … Continue reading

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Bye Bye ABCs – Hola Colombia!

Curacao to Cartagena Having arrived in Curacao at the end of June, with a break in the UK in July, by mid October we were definitely getting itchy feet, despite having sailed to Bonaire 5 times, a round trip of … Continue reading

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