To Sakatia Island

Beez Neez
Skipper and First Mate Millard (Big Bear and Pepe)
Thu 8 Aug 2019 23:57
To Sakatia Island
 
 
 
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Nine thirty and we were ready to leave Russian Bay. (Sad to go but I need the internet – to carry on with on-line banking we need a card reader and I have to email the bank to see if they will send it to Hellville). Just a mile and a half out of the bay, back on line.
 
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I settled in the sun to start cleaning the stainless.
 
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Our short journey across the Baie d Ampasindava.
 
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As we got nearer we could see a few yachts at anchor.
 
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A frigate bird swooped nearby..............
 
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.........then we saw why, a huge bait ball scruffed up the surface.
 
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Looking back toward Russian Bay.
 
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The beach we anchored off and further to our right.
 
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Local ladies and ferries alike all waved in welcome.
 
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Our journey of seventeen and a bit nautical miles.
 
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Looking across to Nosy Be one and a bit miles away.
 
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Sunset. So looking forward to exploring the island on the morrow.
 
 
 
ALL IN ALL A SMASHING LITTLE HOP
                    A VERY NICE DAY