Moving on board

Four days after the survey and the new antifouling were done, we moved from our AirBnb to Notre Vie. In the intervening days we had used the rental car to traipse about the area to hardware stores, IKEA, and shops a bit like Kmart to collect the essentials we knew were needed for life aboard. […]

Survey Day

A fine day and we were all aboard – Anne and me, the owner, the broker and the surveyor.  The latter had several ‘doctor’s bags’ full of instruments. – to measure the ph/salinity of the cooling  water, analyse the engine oil, take infrared pictures of the engine when running and measure the electrical output. All […]