to read the stories from our cruising life on Sally, a beautiful sailing boat from Hallberg Rassy. We started in May 2019 and you can read about our sailing adventures in the stories on this blog. We write about different topics related to sailing and the places we visit, and once again, welcome to share our adventure!

The latest stories

Night sailing to Lagos

We sail the last leg to Lagos without stopping on the way. It is about 120 distance minutes (220 km) there and we can set a course directly to Lagos, there are no obstacles on the way. We adapt the route a bit according to how the wind will blow along the way, it will […]

Do not miss Cadiz, part 2

We have spent a few days exploring the northern part of Cadiz and now it’s time to take us to the southern parts and the long beach with all the big houses along the beach, in the distance it looks like Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro.

Do not miss Cadiz, part 1

The only expectation I had of Cadiz was to sit at the same bar as James Bond did in the movie Die Another Day and sip on a Vodka Martini while Carina, wearing a bikini, comes walking towards me after taking a dip at La Caleta below the bar. Unfortunately, it was not fulfilled. But […]

To Cadiz

The next place we want to visit before we sail back to Lagos is Cadiz, one of the oldest cities in Europe dating back to the 13th century BC. But first, we have to cross the Strait of Gibraltar when the conditions are right. Because we sail, we want any wind blowing out into the […]

La Linea and Gibraltar

We stay a few days in Spanish La Lìnea, right on the border with Gibraltar. Here, our bikes come in handy because the Alcaidesa Marina is located some distance from shops and restaurants. The bikes mean that in these few days we have time to visit Gibraltar, La Línea, and Puerto de La Atunara.