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Old 06-01-2014, 10:24   #16
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Re: Wintering in the Cape Verde Islands

Hi Thanks for the replies.
We are looking for somewhere warm for the winter or maybe longer. We are both a little tired with the Med sailing bit and thought about going a bit farther South this year Canaries is looking good any ideas on Marina prices and where is good for entertaining kids?
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I've sailed the canaries extensively , I wouldn't say there is a single anchorage that's safe in the place , maybe hiding behind the new wall at Vale gran rey, now since anchoring inside the wall at San Sebastián is verboten , what with the small yacht channel being established.

As to Faial,( from the canaries ) ???? To go too the algarve , are you on a world cruise of what. !!!!!

Madeira -> Lagos direct for me.

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No.. done Portimao.. Madeira.. Faial then 3-4 other islands and jumped off from Terceira for Cascais and back down to the Algarve a couple of times... 6 days... 5 days.. then 8days back to Cascais.. very pleasant couple of months.. happen to think the Azores are awesome in the summer..
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