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Collision at Sea- Not Amante’s

Docked along the waterfront in Argostoli, Cephalonia, where tourists gather to watch turtles surface or to buy fresh fish from the local fisherman, sits a lovely sailing yacht, the romantic home at sea for “living the dream”. Upon closer inspection, … Continue reading

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Ithaka 2017

Ithaka, May 27-29, 2017 Back to Ithaka and the lovely harbor of Vathy. We have never been here before when there was room on the town wall, so we stayed a few days. The weather was perfect, not humid, warm, … Continue reading

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The Tremeti Islands

Tremeti Islands. May 15, 2017 We left Fano in nasty waters into 20 knot winds, I suppose so we could be at the Tremeti islands for the nice weather on the following day. It worked! After about 22 hours of … Continue reading

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Back in Fano

We arrived and splashed Amante in record time, due largely to a new fantastic crew, who had all the work done when we arrived. We took advantage of all this free time to tour Fano and the surrounding area. Fano … Continue reading

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Back to Burning Man

For the second year in a row I was excited to return to the harsh and uncomfortable, but beautiful Black Rock desert. Burning Man is many things to many people, but my synopsis is that it is a celebration of … Continue reading

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Symi, Greece

Symi June 1, 2 A nice couple we met walking to the Church of St. John the Theologian on Patmos told us that if we go into Symi harbor, beware the depth. They were told to go onto the customs … Continue reading

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Nysiros, Greece

June 3-4, 2016 Our son and daughter-in-law, Matt and Emma wanted to hike up to the active caldera of the volcano at Nysiros, and we played along though we had no such desire, initially, having smelled enough sulfur to last … Continue reading

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