Monthly Archives: December 2019

First impressions about Cuba

After having enjoyed 3 days in the marina (the last marina was in Brasil!) we stayed on anchorage again. Cienfuegos and its people are very nice. Everybody is very helpful if you speak Spanish or not. Since Claudi can speak Spanish it makes things much more easier.  Cuba is a socialistic country and when you…
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Cuba – we are coming!

When going from Haiti to Cuba you have to cross the Jamaica channel where always blows strong wind. We were a bit afraid of that crossing but in the end we had only little or no wind! After the second day it became stronger but was still fine. Only at the fourth day when it…
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Our time in Haiti (part 2)

On Thursdays they had a market at a place called Madame Bernard which was a holy nurse who helped the poor people. We took our dinghi and after 20 minutes we arrived there. There were a lot of small boats near the bank. A lot of people did their food shopping. Unfortunately, the Haitians don’t…
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Our time in Haiti (part 1)

After our arrival in the bay of Íle a vache the first „boat boys“ came to our boat. They wanted to let us know if we need something they could help with laundry, food, fish or they would be happy if we offered them a small job like cleaning the boat... Everything what brings money…
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