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The distance from Scalloway on Shetland’s west coast to Kirkwall on Orkney’s Mainland Island is almost 90nm. Our plan was to sail overnight and arrive at Kirkwall the following morning. Although we would have liked to have stopped a night … Continue reading

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Norway: Bergen

Blue Heeler took almost two months travelling the 900nm or so distance from Flensburg to Bergen. Along the way we’ve visited picturesque anchorages, fishing villages and high walking trails with incredible panoramas. Bergen is our final destination in Norway before … 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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