Journal of Fuga: Sailing Season 2012

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Daily log

Click on the links (where available) highlighted below to read the daily narrative with photos.

DatePlaceMilesNights in Marinas
Winter 2011/2012Marina de Lagos202 nights (3560)
22nd MayCulatra anchorage45 nm
23rd MayOff Culatra
24th MayOlihao and back to Culatra5 nm
25th MayTavira Quatro Aguas17 nm
26th MayEl Rompido30 nm
27th MayMarina Puerto El Rompido0.5nm20
28th May - 5th JuneOn passage to Santa Maria, Azores1021 miles logged
6th JuneAttempt to reach port aborted7 nm
7th JunePorto do Vila, Santa Maria14 nm
8th-9th JunePorto do Vila3 nights c. 60
10th JunePunta Delgada, St Miguel58 nm
11th June-16th JunePunta Delgada6 nights, 112
16th-17th June 2012Angra do Heroismo, Terceira107.5 nm logged
18th-26th JuneAngra do HeroismoMarina, 10 nights 181
27th JuneVelas, Sao Jorge58 nm
Velas marina, 7 nights 126
4th-5th JulyLajes, Flores158 nm logged
6th-9th JulyLajes marina6 nights 108
10th JulyCorvo18 nm
11th JulySanta Cruz, Flores16 nm
12th JulyBaia da Preguica, Flores4nm
13th-14th JulyHorta, Faial149 nm logged
14th-28th JulyHorta marina15 nights 280
25th JulyPico by ferry
29th JulyVelas, Sao Jorge24 nm1 night in marina 18
30th JulyPraia, Graciosa38 nm
1st-15th AugustOn passage Graciosa to Brittany1502 nm logged
15th-26th AugustAnchored at Douarnenez
26th AugustCamaret29 miles logged
27th AugustChanel du Four to Primel-Tregastil66 nm logged
28th AugustPrimel Tregastel to Loguivy, on the Trieux37 nm logged
29th AugustLoguivy
August 30th Loguivy to Havelet Bay, Guernsey 52 nm
August 31stSt Peter Port1 nm1 night on pontoon c. 30
1st SeptemberGuernsey to Alderney20nmBuoy 15
2nd SeptemerAlderney to Lymington76 miles logged
3rd SeptemberHaslar Marina, Gosport 13nm logged
Total logged3566 nm

Future Plans

Summer 2013UK and southern Brittany

For previous years follow these links:

SeasonFrom, ToVisitingJournal LinkSummary link
2004UK to Lagos, PortugalBrittany, Biscay France, N. SpainJournal 
2005Lagos to AlmerimarSt. Mary's Paddington!Journal Summary
2006Almerimar to CagliariMelilla, Balearics, Sardinia, CorsicaJournalSummary
2007Cagliari and backTunisia, Sicily, Croatia, IonianJournalSummary
2008Cagliari to MarmarisMalta, Ionian, Peloponese, AegeanJournalSummary
2009Marmaris to AlanyaHalkidiki, N. Sporades, Evia channelJournalSummary
2010Alanya to CagliariCyprus, Crete, IonianJournal Summary
2011Cagliari to LagosBalearics, SW Spain, PortugalJournal Summary
2012Lagos to UK?Azores, BrittanySummaryThis page!