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Sep 18, 2018 - CROSSING: Isle. Ponza to Ise. Giannutri (3:30a.m. to 7:30pm)

Milena started her day much earlier than I did. There is something about starting my day, not only in the dark, but also in the middle of night that is not a pleasant thought. I have to hand it to these ‘three muskiteers’, they are forever alert, and on the move. They each make my life so easy. Even to the fact that we have had only one real day of bad seas, and that was the very first day..... leaving Corfu, and tackling a full fledged Beaufort 6! My day started at around 7:30a.m. . I was sitting in the salon, drinking my orange juice, and...

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Aug 14, 2013 - Orbetello

We said Arrivederci Roma and drove to Orbetello on the coast. What we failed to investigate was a sign outside the Vatican Museums showing the museum was closed on 14th and 15th August. We found out the reason; it is a national public holiday (Assumption Day) and all of Italy is on holiday! The camps were all full to overflowing. There were several campgrounds in amongst the pine trees between the road and the sea north of Orbetello and we were lucky at the forth one we stopped at. Gabbiano Camping Village (N 42° 31' 56.4" E 11° 11' 6.8")...

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