May 15, 2015
Yesterday was a long day from Les Roches de Condrieu to Valence. We had intended to travel the previous day, but then the hot wind was blowing and we saw a calm day was forecast for thursday, so we decided to delay for a day. The weather has been very hot - high 20s, low 30s for the last few days. Today it has all changed, and even...
Placed 10 days ago by Anne in Cassandra Encore 2015
Les Roches de Condrieu
May 12, 2015
Well, we have survived our first day on the Rhône! We finally left Mâcon on Sunday and did one long last day on the Saône all the way to Lyon. This was in fact the furthest we have ever travelled in a single day navigating - 90 km. it was fine until we reached Lyon which was still classified as being in flood, so, despite very light...
Placed 13 days ago by Anne in Cassandra Encore 2015
Blij met bubbels!
May 10, 2015 - Moshi, Tanzania
Elke woensdagmorgen worden een kinderarts, Marieke en ik bij KCMC opgepikt door een klein autootje dat ons naar de andere kant van de stad brengt. Bij CCBRT, het kinderrevalidatiecentrum van Moshi, worden we gedropt. Bij CCBRT doen ze prachtig werk! Sociale werkers gaan de dorpen in om kinderen met handicaps te zoeken in de huizen. Een kind met...
Placed 16 days ago by Anke in Tanzania
May 3, 2015
Just a quick update. First of all, thank you to everyone who has been in touch, both on the blog and by email. It is great to know that you are all following us, and on our side. We have got off to quite an exciting start this year! We set off from Saint-jean-de-Losne as planned on Saturday morning and were very pleased to see that we...
Placed 22 days ago by Anne in Cassandra Encore 2015
2015 Adventure begins
May 1, 2015
We arrived in Saint-jean-de-Losne on a beautiful sunny evening on 22 April and have spent just over a week cleaning the boat, checking the electrics, going for a little shakedown cruise on the Saône and stocking up on supplies for the summer. Now the boat ijust could be lower in the water as we have filled all the space available with stuff....
Placed 24 days ago by Anne in Cassandra Encore 2015