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Sailing the world aboard Blue Heeler

Emergence from hibernation

Happy 80th Elaine.   Now that the coldest and darkest months of January and February are over, I can (almost) safely say the worst is over. Mind you, there was no ‘worst’. At winter’s peak, the temperature in Flensburg settled … Continue reading

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Flensburg: Fireworks and flood

Happy New Year everyone! I hope you all had a lovely festive season with family and friends. Once again we spent the festive season in a new country as spectators to local end of year traditions. In Flensburg, we had … Continue reading

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Flensburg: highs, lows and ho-ho-hos!

As we make our way slowly around the globe, each harbour, city, and country gives us new and varied experiences – on the land and on the water. Flensburg is no different; from the highs and lows of the Flensburg … Continue reading

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Finally Flensburg

Our Northern Europe visit in 2018 can be described as somewhat extraordinary. Back in March, our expectation was for a short summer sailing season of a couple of months, a quick whiz around the Baltic then up to Norway before … Continue reading

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Tack så mycket Vindö !

Six weeks since an unwelcome puncture in Blue Heeler’s hull and the repair work is finished. Blue Heeler no longer has an open wound and the repaired interior woodwork is back in position, thanks to the professional team at Vindö Marin. … Continue reading

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