Journal of Fuga: Sailing Season 2006


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DatePlaceMilesNights in Marinas
12th AprilLeft Almerimar, for Melilla114
13th April Arrived Melilla
14th AprilGood Friday parades at Melilla
16th AprilEaster Sunday parades
18th AprilExcursion into Morocco
21st AprilDeparting Melilla towards Mar Menor8 (10)
22nd AprilArrive Garucha135
23rd AprilGarucha to Aguilas, a heavy beat37
26th AprilGarucha to Puerto Deportivo de Mazarron221 (13)
27th AprilMazarron to Los Alcazares, Mar Menor47
28th AprilLos Alcantares to La Manga10
3rd MayStill at La Manga
4th MayIsla Perdiguera3
5th MayTomas Maestre41 (40)
6th MayLa Manga8
7th MayIsla Perdiguera, Mar Menor4
8th MayIsla Tabarca37
9th MaySan Juan, towards Espalmandor13
10th MayEspalmador118
12th MaySabina, Formentera3
16th MayCala Badella, Ibiza16
17th MayPuerto St. Miguel19
18th MayCala Portinatx5
19th MayPortinatx, San Vincente and Cala Lleo13
20/21st MayPorto Petro, Majorca77
22nd MayPorto Cristo, Majorca25
23rd MayPorto Cristo (YC), Majorca1 (33)
24/31st MayPorto Cristo (Moll Transit), Majorca7 (7)
31st MayPorto Colom, Majorca9
1st June to 5th June Porto Colom, doing jobs
6th JuneCala Molte24
7th JuneCala de Pinar18
8th JuneCala de Figuera, Pta de la Avanzada 17
9th-11th JunePuerto de Pollenca 1 nm3 Moll Transit (10/night)
12th JuneCala Engossaubas10
13th JuneEngossaubas via Cala de Calobra to Soller36
14th JuneExploring Soller
15th JuneSoller to Andratx281 Moll Transit 22
16th JuneAirport and Cala Mermacen7
17th JuneAndratx, airport again
18th JuneCala Portals10
19th JuneCa'n Pastilla and Playa del Trench38
20th JunePorto Colom25
21st - 24th JunePorto Colom, and more jobs!2
25th JunePorto Colom to Cala Santandria, Menorca46
26-27th JuneCala Santandria, jobs!
28th JuneCala Pregonda18
29th-30th JuneCala Fornells6
1st JulyCala Addaya12
2nd - 3rd JulyCala Taurera, near Mahon16
4th -5th JulyOn passage to Sardinia189
6th JulyAlghero, Sardinia1 (58)
7th-9th JulyPorto Conte15 total
10th JulyAlghero and Fertilia10
11th JulyFertilia
12th-14th JulyOff YC Ancora47
15th JulyVisit to Stintino5
16th JulyIsola Rossa38
17th JulyLa Colba, Capo Testa30 logged
18th JulyPorto Pozzo21.5
19th JulyB. di Palma, Isola Caprera (S. Madalena group)14.5National Park Permit 22.5
21st JulyPalau and Caprera6
23rd JulyGolfo Saline3
24th JulyGolfo Saline, Puerto Cervo and Golfo Cugnana18
25th JulyGolfo Cugnana to Olbia18Old commercial quay, 22.62 - see text
27th JulyOlbia to La Caletta302, Club Nautico 40?
29th JulyLa Caletta to Porto Brandinchi, meeting with Kealoha 822
30th JulyIsola Tavolara, Golfo Cugnana, outside Porto Rotondo30
31st July-5th AugustIsola Portisco and off the Marina3
6th AugustCala Liscia to Cala Spalmatore, Madelena17National Park Permit 22.5
7th AugustC. Spalmatore to Golfe de San Amanza, Corsica16
8th-13th AugustGolfe de Rondinara5 nm, 7.5 logged
14th AugustPorto Vecchio16
15-16th AugustPorto Vecchio1
17th AugustSan Ciprianu5nm
18th August San Ciprianu1nm
19th AugustSan Ciprianu Baie de Stagnolu3nm
20th AugustBack to Porto Vecchio2nm
21st AugustUnwanted movements around P. Vecchio2nm
22nd - 25th AugustPorto Vecchio2nm
26th AugustJust outside Porto Vecchio7nm
27th AugustGolfe de San Amanza, Plage de Balisti13nm
28th AugustPorto Liscia, Sardinia18 nm
29th AugustPorto Liscia, galebound
30th AugustPalau5nm
31st AugustBonifacio, Anse de Paragnano20 nm
1st SeptemberBonifacio by dinghy, Anse de Paragnano2 nm
2nd SeptemberAnse de Chevanu10 nm
3rd SeptemberCala di Tizzano17.5nm logged
4th SeptemberCala di Concha 5nm
5th SeptemberAsinara 38nm32.50
6th - 7th Septemberoff Ancora Yacht Club 7.5nm
8th - 11th SeptemberPorto Torres10nm110/4 nights
12th -13th SeptemberCastelsarda10nm45/2 nights
14th SeptemberStintino22nm
15th SeptemberOff Ancora YC3 nm
16th - 17th SeptemberAnchorages in Porto Conte31 nm
18th - 21st SeptemberAlghero (public quay)8 nm112/4 nights (reduced boat length)
22nd SeptemberBosa Marina18 nm
23rd SeptemberOristano (Commercial port)32 nm
24th SeptemberPortoscuso (anchorage)40 nm
25-26th SeptemberCarloforte, Isola di S. Pietro5 nm70/2 nights
27th SeptemberAnchorage, E. Isola di S. Pietro5 nm
28th SeptemberPorto Malfatano32 nm
29th SeptemberAnchored E. Capo Carbonara39 nm
30th SeptemberAnchored o/s Vilasimius Marina5 nm
1st OctoberVilasimius Marina2 nm24 (lower tariff)
2nd OctoberAnchored off beach at Solanas19 nm
3rd OctoberBerthed at Marina del Sole, Cagliari16 nmWinter rates
15-17th OctoberTrips out of Cagliari, to Nora and Capitana40 nm

Future Plans

Winter 2006Cagliari, in southern Sardinia
Summer 2007Re-visit Corsica, Elba, Italian coast and around to Croatia