Hot’n Steamy in Vilamoura
The temperature just keeps rising here in the sunny
We motored up here yesterday and we just “cooked”
in the cockpit. Really, really wished we had fitted a Biminis before we left
Our current position is 37 degrees 04 mins North, and 8
degrees 07 mins West. Vilamoura is that largest marina, and the oldest, on the
It is also very expensive. Even more so than
Our plan is to go to Ulhao tomorrow. It is near to Faro, and involves mooching into some inlets, and finding a safe anchorage for the night. Apparently there are wild life sanctuaries in there, with many wading birds. So all being well the camera will be kept busy tomorrow.
After that we shall start the journey back home. The “plan” will be to go to Portimao to top up on supplies. Then head off very early the following the morning for Sines. It is some 80nm around the dreaded Cabo de Sao Vicente. Fingers crossed there will not be 4 metre waves this time! After that it will be the northerly slog, up to Bayona, re-tracing our steps. Once there we will review our plans and hopefully have some time to “do” the Spanish Rias, before heading for the Scilly Isles and home.