Algarve to Morocco

Algarve to Morocco

Leaving Albufeira The Sunday delivery of pink-skinned tourists, mostly from the UK judging by their accents and pallor, wandered the promenade of Marina Albufeira in various states of undress as we prepared to leave. We’ve been here long enough to spot the new...
The ups and downs of sailing from Lisbon to the Algarve

The ups and downs of sailing from Lisbon to the Algarve

The Return of the Trades The Portuguese trades made a thankful return for our overnight journey from Lisbon to the Algarve, making for a great downwind sail most of the way. And darkness never really materialised because the full moon shone brightly throughout the...