No, this ain’t Cape Horn, it’s the Volvo Ocean Race fleet a couple of days ago battling through the Strait of Gibraltar. Sorry, but anyone who says a boat needs to be a full-foiler to be exciting, needs to have their head examined! Alas, things have gone a good deal lighter in the days since. For the latest position reports, click here.
Cruising Southern New England Waters
One of the most wonderful childhood vacations I can remember was back in 1971 when my best friend invited me to his family’s summer home on Nantucket Island. For a 10-year-old kid, this was a thrilling trip for many reasons, not the least of which was the fact it was also my ...read more