Tenerife ~ Canary Islands!

25th – 28th January ~ A Few Days in Tenerife!

After the most unwelcome surprises we have had over the last few days in Las Palmas, it was somewhat of a relief to board the ferry to Santa Cruz, Tenerife!

The Flag of Tenerife!

We had hired a car as soon as we arrived back to Las Palmas from UK and so we were able to take it on the ferry too!  It just saved us time on our arrival!

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Gran Canaria ~ Canary Islands!


The flag of Gran Canaria!

5th/6th December ~ Passage to Las Palmas

We set off from Gran Tarajal in the late afternoon for the 80 mile passage to Las Palmas in fairly benign conditions, wind speed was between 12 to 13 knots and set the sails with the genoa poled out as the wind was well aft!

Leaving Gran Tarajal, Fuerteventura!

Conditions which were not to last, sadly…… Continue reading “Gran Canaria ~ Canary Islands!”