We were finally ready to do the last and final leg of the Atlantic Crossing, and we set sail from Cape Verde to Saint Martin!
We made the trip from Las Palmas and were excited to go exploring Cape Verde, a small Island archipelago off the coast of Africa.
These are the daily updates from our passage from Las Palmas to Cape Verde. On this leg, we celebrated Christmas onboard!
In the Atlantic Crossing Part 3, we are enjoying Las Palmas and smooth sailing to Cape Verde. Here we meet up with friends, do some boat work and the final provision run before setting off to Cape Verde.
This is the content from our live daily cruising log – sailing from Gibraltar to Las Palmas. You need to know that they were written with irony!
On this part of the trip, we arrive in La Linea on the Spanish side and head off exploring Gibraltar and sailing to Las Palmas on what was by far the roughest part of the entire journey.
Part 1 of the Atlantic crossing, sailing from Almerimar to Gibraltar. We had some engine trouble and had to turn around on our first attempt!