Archive for Kinaresan

Sunday

March 12, 2006 1 Comment

We got the day off today as well, what a treat. I’m going back to work at 16.00. Took a walk after breakfast. After passing 3 security gates to leave the ISP harbour, where all guards was saying “you are walking?? dont go that way, go that way” (pointing left). “dont go straigt, go left!” […]

Kinaresan

March 10, 2006 No Comments

Finally arrived in Port Elizabeth or Nelson Mandela Bay as it is called now. At last! But my shift got the first watch, sÃ¥ I’ve been working for the last 36 hours. But now I have 36 hours free time, time to spend as I please. Tonight we are invited to a Yacht club for […]

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Port Elisabeth

March 6, 2006 2 Comments

Idag är det mÃ¥ndag, och min vakt har ledigt, medan de andra tvÃ¥ vakterna jobbar och sliter med att fixa pÃ¥ skutan. Det borras och slipas som bara den. Alla förrÃ¥den inventeras inför alla inköp som ska göras i PE. Imorgon är det min tur att jobba igen. Solen strÃ¥lar och det blÃ¥ser en skön […]

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Cape Town

February 27, 2006 3 Comments

After a very long flight, and a very cold one, I am finally here. Weather is beautiful, and Göteborg look really good with the Table Mountain behind it. I have been placed in the “midskeppsvakt” and that means my shift works every 4-8 am and pm. Not my first choise perhaps, but I will be […]

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Gone sailing!

February 23, 2006 No Comments

English will follow. Lägenheten är uthyrd, väskan är packed och biljetten i fickan. Dags att dra iväg pÃ¥ lite äventyr. Idag mönstrar jag pÃ¥ i Göteborg för att pÃ¥ fredag flyga ner till Kapstaden och mönstra pÃ¥ – pÃ¥ riktigt. 3 mÃ¥nder, varav 2 mÃ¥nader pÃ¥ havet. Blir spännande. Hoppas kunna rapportera regelbundet är om […]

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Guess what?

February 22, 2006 No Comments

Snow in Gothenburg as well. I hear its about 27 degrees in Cape Town. Sounds nice.

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I know…

February 22, 2006 1 Comment

…I know… still here, but soon…

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Heading for Australia

Nu har vi passerat mitten, och det är ca två och en halv vecka kvar av segling. Som det...

Glad PÃ¥sk!

Idag är det långfredag, men det märks ingen skillnad här ute i vattenpölen. Men det ryktas om sill imorgon,...

Stilltje

We have no wind, and are now waiting for some on the 41st latitude. Lots of maintenance work to...

Welcome to the Roaring Forties

Sorry, no english. Vi är nu på 40 grader 53,791 S 49 grader 46,554 E Igår blåste det 15-20...

Still on 38 latitude

But we were almost down on 40 but with 8 nautical miles left the wind changed and we sailed...

Its got to be perfect

6.30 it starts to get lighter Speed is 7 knop Wind is from the north We just passed the...

Sailing

After a few days of sailing we continue south for a little while longer I guess until it gets...