La Aventura
YEARMILESJOURNEY AND DETAILS
1995 14 JUNE: PURCHASE OF LA AVENTURA - CANARIES ISLANDS
 530LONG WEEKEND AND HOLIDAY SAILING TO HERRO, GOMERA AND TENERIFE ISLANDS
 year miles = 530 
1995 LONG WEEKEND AND HOLIDAY SAILING IN ISLA CANARIES
 255LONG WEEKEND AND HOLIDAY SAILING TO HERRO, GOMERA AND TENERIFE ISLANDS
 183 CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS - PORTO MORGAN - TO PUERTO CALERO - LANZAROTE ISLAND
 year miles = 438 
 cumlative miles = 968 
1996 RETURN TO UK . SUMMER WEEKEND AND HOLIDAY SAILING IN SOUTH COAST UK
 2633APRIL & MAY - LANZAROTE - CANARIES 12 APRIL TO PORTSMOUTH UK - 4TH MAY - 22 days at sea
 900SEPTEMBER - SOLENT AND SOUTH COAST UK
 year miles = 3533 
 cumlative miles = 4501 
1997 CASUAL WEEKEND AND HOLIDAY SAILING UK AND ACROSS THE ENGLISH CHANNEL
 386MARCH - GUERNSEY, JERSEY
 385EASTER PLUS 1 WEEK (APRIL)TO OOSTENDE - BELGIUM
 147JULY TO CHERBORG - FRANCE
 year miles = 918 
 cumlative miles = 5419 
1998 CIRCUMNAVIGATION OF THE UK - 1ST SAIL TO THE BALTIC - MARCH TO OCTOBER
  APRIL & EARLY MAY - WEST FROM PORTSMOUTH- TO ISLE OF SCILLY AND ALL PORTS IN BETWEEN - UK,
  MID MAY - PADSTOW TO TO CORK HARBOUR- IRELAND
  LATE MAY - SOUTH & EAST COAST OF IRELAND TO DUBLIN
  JUNE - HOWTH (DUBLIN) TO DOUGLAS - ISLE OF MAN
   EARLY JUNE - PORTPATRICK - SCOTLAND ; WEST COAST OF SCOTLAND NORTH TO ISLE OF SKYE -
  JUNE THROUGH SCOTLAND,VIA CANADONIAN CANAL
  JULY - TO 59 DEG NORTH - HAVGESUND - WEST COAST OF NORWAY;
  SOUTH COAST OF NORWAY AND ALL PORT IN BETWEEN
  WEST COAST OF SWEDEN TO GOTEBORG
  SWEDEN TO DENMARK - COPNHAGEN AND ALL SOUTH DANISH ISLANDS TO KIEL - GERMANY
  KIEL CANAL SOUTH TO HOLLAND - AMSTERDAM TO UK
  LONDON - LIMEHOUSE
 year miles = 2465 
 cumlative miles = 7884 
1999 OUR BALTIC CIRCLE - MAY TO OCTOBER
  LONDON LIMEHOUSE TO ST PETERBURG -RUSSIA - VISITED 12 COUNTRIES
  22 APRIL - LIMEHOUSE - LONDON; HARWICH TO OSTEND - BELGIUM, GERMAN BALTIC COAST; ,
  MAY - DUTCH FRISIAN ISLANDS; GERMANY FRISIAN ISLANDS; HELGOLAND TO KIEL- GERMANY,
   JUNE - POLAND, LITHUANIA, LATVIA, ESTONIA mainland and islands
  5th July RUSSIA to St Peterberg - 60 deg 30 deg; , FINLAND TO 61 deg N,
  August - ALAND ISLANDS, EAST COAST OF SWEDEN - Stockholm and archepeligo
  August - BORNHOLM , COPENHAGEN & DANISH ISLANDS.
  SEPTEMBER - BRITISH KIEL YACHT CLUB - GERMANY; NETHERLANDS;
  7TH OCTOBER LIMEHOUSE BASIN - RIVER THAMES - LONDON
 year miles = 3848 
 cumlative miles = 11,735 
2000 OFF TO THE MED - MAY TO SEPTEMBER
  LONDON - LIMEHOUSE BASIN TO GIBRALTAR
  VIA FRANCE, NORTH SPAIN, PORTUGAL, SOUTHER SPAIN AND GIBRALTAR
 year miles = 2597 
 cumlative miles = 14,332 
2001 WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN - THE 1ST YEAR OF OUR SOUJOIN IN THE MED
 1080SOUTHERN SPAIN, ALL BALEARES ISLANDS, GOLFE DE LION - FRANCE
 year miles = 1080 
 cumlative miles = 15,412 
2002 OUR 2ND SUMMER IN THE MED 1ST MAY TO END OF JULY
 615SOUTH COAST OF FRANCE, CORSICA AND SARDINA
 year miles = 615 
 cumlative miles = 16,027 
2003 3RD SUMMER IN THE MED - FRANCE TO MALTA
  MAY TO END OF JULY -SOUTH COAST OF FRANCE TO GOLFO DI GENOVA
  AUGUST - WORKING IN LONDON
   SEPTEMBER & OCTOBER - WEST COAST OF ITALY - ALL PORT AND OFFLYING ISLANDS
 year miles = 1255 
 culmative miles = 17,119 
2004 4TH SUMMER IN MED
  MALTA AND ITS ISLANDS, CIRCUMNAVIGATION OF SICILY
 year miles = 1092 
 cumlative miles = 18,211 
2005 5TH SUMMER IN MED - MALTA TO GREECE
  SOUTH COAST OF ITALY - TOE TO HEEL; CORFU - GREECE TO PREVESA - IONIAN GREECE
 year miles = 843 
 cumlative miles = 19,054 
2006 NO SAILING - PATTI HEALTH ISSUES
 year miles = 0  
 cumlative miles = 19,054 
2007 HOMELESS AND UNEMPLOYED
   WE WOULD PREFER TO SAY - RETIRED AND BEGINNING LIFE AS A LIFEABOARD
  IONIAN GREECE - TAKING IT EASY, LOTS OF R & R
 year miles = 757 
 cumlative miles = 19,811 
2008 8TH SUMMER IN MED - NORTHERN GREECE AND CROATIA - VISITED 28 ISLANDS
  CORFU -IONIAN GREECE; 3 MONTHS HEADING NORTH UP CROATIA COAST AND ALL OFFLYING ISLANDS
   SLOVENIA FOR 3 DAYS ;
  3 MONTHS SOUTH SAIL THROUGH CROATIA MAINLAND AND ISLANDS;
  OCTOBER - PREVESA- IONIAN GREECE
 year miles = 2104 
 cumlative miles = 21,915 
2009 GREECE TO TURKEY
  TO BE REMEMBERED FOR RELENTLESS MELTEMI WINDS AND 3 ANCHORS AUGUST
  ALL AEGEAN ISLANDS - GREECE TO MARMARIS - TURKEY
  TOURIST TRIP TO ATHENS THEN SOUTHERN IONIAN & PELOPONNISOS COAST
  SARONIC ISLANDS - POROS, SPETSIA, AIGINA, AND COAST - EPHADVROS A HIGHLIGHT
  ATTIC COAST - TEMPLE OF POSEIDON
  16 CYCLADES ISLANDS
  DODECANSES ISLANDS - KALYMNOS, PSERIMOS, KOS, SIMI
  OCTOBER - MARMARIS - TURKEY
 year miles = 1552  
 cumlative miles = 23,467 
2010 EMYR RALLY
  SOUTH COAST OF TURKEY; NORTHERN CYPRUS; SYRIA; LEBANON, ISRAEL, SOUTHERN CYRPUS, TURKEY
 year miles = 1798 
 cumlative miles = 25,265 
2011 BACK TO EUROPE
  TURKEY HEADING WEST; ALMERIMAR - SOUTHERN SPAIN
 year miles = 1765 
 cumlative miles = 27,030 
2012 MED TO THE CARIBBEAN -OUR SOUTH GOING ATLANTIC CROSSING
 700JANUARY GIBRALTAR TO CANARIES
 280018TH JANUARY DEPARTED LAS PALMAS -ARRIVED 11TH FEB - TORTOLA - BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
 715BVI - ALL ISLANDS; USVI - ST THOMAS & ST JOHN; SPANISH VIRGIN ISLANDS;
 500ST LUCIA; ALL ISLANDS SOUTH - ST VINCENT & GERNEDINES, MARTINIQUE, GRENADA, TOBAGO,
  TRINIDAD
 year miles = 4715 
 cumlative miles = 31,745 
2013 CARIBBEAN TO USA
  TRINIDAD SOUTH TO BRITISH GUYANA
  BRITISH GUYANA TO BARBADOS
  ST THOMAS - USVI TO BAHAMAS - WEATHER STOP IN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
  BAHAMAS TO EAST COAST USA - SOUTHPORT - SOUTH CAROLINIA
  EAST COAST USA TO MAINE
 year miles = 4943 
 cumlative miles = 36,688 
2014 USA TO EAST CARIBBEAN TO TRINIDAD
  US VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLAND, DOWN THE LEEWARD AND WINDWARD ISLAND
  TRINIDAD
 year miles = 2154 
 cumlative miles = 38,842 
2015 EAST TO WEST CARIBBEAN AND USA
 475JANUARY - TRINIDAD TO Aruba, Boniare,Curaco
 1040FEBRUARY & MARCH -PANAMA
 265APRIL - ALBUQUERQUE CAY; PROVIDENCIA
 1120MAY & JUNE - JAMACIA & CUBA
  JULY - FLORIDA 4TH WITH S & A+ A & K IN JACKSONVILLE
 2090AUGUST & SEPTEMBER- CHEASEPEKE
  OCTOBER - HURRICANE JOQUIM
 900NOVEMBER - SOUTH TO FLORIDA, FT LAUDERDALE
  DECEMBER - EMERGENCY RETURN TO MUM IN AUSTRALIA
 yea miles = 5890 
 cumlative miles = 44,732 
2016 NO SAILING - PATTI HEALTH ISSUES
 year miles = 0  
 cumlative miles = 44,732 
20172296USA SOUTH TO GUATEMALA
  NOV 2016 FROM GREEN COVE SPRINGS - FLORIDA TO KEY WEST - ALL PORTS IN BETWEEN
  FEB 2017 - KEY WEST TO ISLA MUJERAS - MEXICO
  ISLA MUJERAS TO CAYMAN ISLANDS
  MARCH - CAYMAN ISANDS TO HONDRUS - BAY ISLANDS
  EARLY APRIL -GUANAJA; ROATAN & UTILA - HONDRUS BAY ISLANDS
  LATE APRIL - BELIZE - MAINLAND, INNER AND OUTER CAYS AND REEF
  MAY TO FEB - GUATEMALA - NANA JAUNA - BOATYARD
  NOVEMBER T0 LATE JANUARY - AUSTRALIA
 year miles = 2296 
 cumulative miles = 47,028 
2018 RETURN TO UK - NORTH ACROSS THE ATLANTIC
 410FEBRUARY -RIO DULCE - GUATEMALA - TO ISLA MUJERAS - MEXICO - WEATHER STOP IN BELIZE
 440MARCH - ISLA MUJERAS TO FLORIDA KEYS
 150APRIL - FLORIDA KEYS TO MIAMI
 140EARLY MAY - USA - SOUTH FLORIDA, VERO BEACH AND FT PIERCE
 1100 LATE MAY - PASSAGE FT PIERCE TO BERMUDA
 1850EARLY JUNE - PASSAGE BERMUDA TO AZORES
  17 TO 23 JUNE - OCC RALLY AZORES
 1250JULY - PASSAGE AZORES TO FALMOUTH - UK
 170AUGUST - RETURN TO PORTSMOUTH
 year miles =5510 
 TOTAL CUMULATIVE MILES - THE END OF OUR WONDERFUL JOURNEY
 52,538THANK-YOU 'LA AVENUTRA'