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2011-11-18 Dragging anchors? Who me? Never!

Never say never! A wonderful aphorism. One that I learned many years ago at university. In 30 something years of sailing I have never had an anchor drag!! and that includes riding out a cyclone on a 28 ft sailboat … Continue reading

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29th October 2011 – Day 6/Day7 Elizabeth City

Well we’re staying put at the moment. A cold front has arrived and yesterday we went under the bridge and into Pelican Marina. So now we’re back on shore power and free wi-fi. It’s also a really good price per … Continue reading

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2011-10-21 Official naming of Amanzi

Where does the time go? Although we applied the names to Amanzi a while ago, it was only 2 days ago that we held the official “naming” ceremony. We enjoyed the company of Dave (Mary Lee), Steve and Linda (Yesterday’s … Continue reading

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2011-10-16 Amanzi Name Graphics

Today we applied the new name graphics We brought them from NZ where our friend Ian had designed and produced them for us – STUNNING!! It seemed to take the most part of the day what with washing and cleaning … Continue reading

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2011-10-14 De-naming of Lafayette Venture ll

Yes, it’s goodbye to Lafayette Venture ll – Sadly for Hugh and John who owned her for the past 22 years. Now its time for her to embark on new adventures under new owners and a new name. First however … Continue reading

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