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Something missing

For those of you who know the island of Giudecca quite well, you might be able to recognize the area this clip …

42° Vogalonga 2016

They’re off! I got there early to catch the starting cannon, but I had forgotten what a wallop of a bang it …

From Barrister to Barcaiolo

It’s that time of year again – memories of the summer are slowly fading and people everywhere are stumbling back to their …

Water Park

Sunday, 8th June, we heard the starter gun go off at nine o’clock in the morning. It was left to our imagination …

Filling up the tank

You might like to join us on our morning ride to fill up our petrol tank. A cold December morning (New Year’s …

A (very) quick ride in a vaporetto

Here follows a brief ride across the Giudecca Canal just before turning towards the Tronchetto parking area. Just visible in the distance …

Chilly boat ride

Feel the cold in your bones as you join us for a chilly ride on a small speed boat, Venetian flag flying …

Hull inspection & certification

Just been to download this from Lulu. You can find the page on their site by following this link: http://www.lulu.com/content/paperback-book/metal-boat-maintenance-a-do-it-yourself-guide/2255485  I have  …

How boat things work

Anyone who has been kind enough to keep an eye on my Slow Venice blog will have probably been aware of the …

Fishing couples

I can’t say it often enough — so I will repeat myself yet again! Do not lose any occasion that presents itself …

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