Category Archives: Cruising
The Sagrada Família, Barcalona
The Basilica de la Sagrada Família is a huge Catholic church that started in March 1882 by architect Antoni Gaudí (although he was not the initial architect). It is hoped that the church will be finished by 2026 for the centennial of … Continue reading
Cuevas de Arta, Canyamel, Mallorca
Canyamel is a beautiful anchorage on the east side of Mallorca and included one of the best caves I have ever visited! [Show as slideshow]
New Cruising Track for 2014!
New tracks from the Spot device are available by clicking under the “Cruising Tracks” at the top.
Oyster Regatta 2013, Palma de Mallorca
Professional photographs taken during the Oyster regatta, October 2-5.
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Germany Car Tour
Road Trip in Germany, (8/21-24) A great 5 day road trip with our friends Shaun (for his 50th birthday) and Bryan (the tour operator) through the Bavarian countryside. [Show as slideshow] 1 2 … 4 ►
We took a break from Cloud 9 to take a two day (7/16-18) trip to Seville from Cadiz. Seville is a beautiful, historical city with a dozen things to see, but we went there specifically to visit the Seville Cathedral (Catedral … Continue reading
We spent a week in Gibraltar catching up with some of our cruising friends that we had not seen since the winter in London in 2011. The “Rock” is an interesting small piece of the UK with a little Spanish flair. … Continue reading
PORTO: the town, the wine and the Rio Douro
Our first stop in Portugal was the beautiful and historic city of Porto. We docked Cloud 9 at the Douro Marina, a new facility on the south side of Porto in Gaia. When we arrived, the area was getting ready for the Festival … Continue reading
Cathedral de Santiago de Compostela and the Tower of Hercules.
One June 18, we took a train from A Coruna to visit the cathedral in Santiago de Compostela . The original church was built in 829 AD and it is reputed to be the burial-place of Saint James the Greater, one of the apostles of Jesus … Continue reading
After a 24 hour sail from L’ile d’Yeu on the coast of France, we arrived in the marina of Getxo to spend several days in Bilbao. Initially when we left France, there was no wind so we motored for most of … Continue reading