Back

We walked out the door to the apartment at six past six, got into the car and drove to the airport. The rental office was not yet open. As agreed, we threw the car key in the hatch in the wall. Then we went to the terminal with the bus, which at this time of the day only runs every quarter. An hour later we flew
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Corsica

There is no more than 30 nautical miles between Corsica and Elba. It was a good sight and when we got out of the Anchor Bay on Elba we could clearly see the mountains in Corsica. To the port we saw Pianosa, starboard Capria and in the aft the Italian mainland. The two islands are in that part of the Tyrrhenian
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Arrivederci

After just over an hour of sailing, we passed Capo Noli and had a free view of the Gulf of Genoa. We changed the course and directed directly to Genoa. There was a good term. Right ahead we clearly saw the northern Appeninas behind the city, which was more than 25 miles away. The Ligurian Sea is located in Pélagos Marine Reservoir, where water depth and power conditions
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Italy

Shortly after we sailed out of the port of Menton, we crossed the border with Italy. We took downthe French guest flag and raised the Italian. After just 12 miles we made ready approach Sanremo. "Portosole, this is Heron, Heron," we called as required on the VHF, when the stern aimed between lights on the piers. «Hello Heron. This is
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