The second lockdown and associated hurdles in access to the boat made us clear, that the chosen lifestyle – living in Bavaria, owning a sailboat on the coast of Mecklemburgia – is unsustainable. We were hindered in performing all necessary maintenance tasks, we were nearly forced to miss the splashing session of the club. We… Artikel ansehen
The boat goes out of water end of October. This was quite a stress for me, the first time in the club, the first time onto the new frame. And the boat will stay outside the whole winter – will the canvas hold? Our boat out of the water We realize after the haul-out that… Artikel ansehen
The vacation that I had to plan in January, without knowing Agnieszka’s artistic plans, is unmovable this year. So it happens that Agnieszka has rehearsals fall into the second half of this vacation. She will have to abandon the boat earlier, which means that our sailing trip must be short. Indeed, after taking the weather… Artikel ansehen
We have finally vacation and this time pandemia limitations should not interfere with our plans. We had big plans – we wanted to sail to the Old Country, at least to Kołobrzeg, to check Polish yacht yards and craftsmen. We are not very happy with the German ones,, but this is another story. With such… Artikel ansehen
The pandemic situation delayed the start of our sailing season, as the northern land governments closed their borders, so we could not reach our winter storage (Holstein) nor summer berth (Mecklenburg). A week of vacation, planned for splashing and transit of the boat, and for necessary regular work such as varnishing, was wasted, as I… Artikel ansehen
We have sailed our „Anna Karin“ from the winter storage on Fehmarn to Rostock. We made some small trips ther, other than this it was just working on and around the boat in the meantime. But now, omy holiday is coming!
Waiting for the next saison to begin, we do some work on the boat and on the blog. Rcently, I have published my first videos on youtube: Porpoises in May Porpoises in June It is quite funny, how different the sailing conditions were.
Today we sail the last leg of the trip. We say good-bye to Heidi and Hans, Agnieszka sails with them to Rostock too – she must grab our car from there and drive it to Fehmarn meanwhile Mieszko and myself sail there. We sail through shallows in front of Nysted, through Rödbank, through the Wind… Artikel ansehen
We got fixed on visiting Nysted. Moreover, we wanted to see Heidi and Hans. We got up early and left the Marina Gedser as one of the first boats (without breakfast!). The air stood still, thus we made the 9 miles with the engine power. The route is very pleasant, but it really should be… Artikel ansehen
A harbour day in Hesnaes – we rest after the night sail. Together with Rüdiger we visit the restaurant on the top of the cliff over the harbour. This is our passtime with our friend, as we will not sail together – he has some problem with the drive of his boat, „Fama“. We cannot… Artikel ansehen