Welcome to the Sailing Fiesta website. Here is Fiesta and others at my home port, Bridgemarsh Marine on the River Crouch
I stayed at Wolverstone for two nights before I pottered up river and into Ipswich Dock via a lock. The lock is really easy as there is a floating pontoon on the inside meaning there is no need to adjust your lines as you either go up or down depending on the state of the … Continue reading Completing the circle!
The Harwich Haven Authority didn’t come knocking on the side of the boat for payment and I stayed for two nights before leaving Ha’penny Pier and heading up the River Orwell. I aimed for Pin Mill where there is a lovely little pub right on the waterfront. Pin Mill is only a few miles from … Continue reading Eco unfriendly and proud
I felt my way out of Martlesham Creek and found the mud three times as the tide was still low and I didn’t really know which way the channel went. That’s a bit of fun really because with no rocks to hit it’s just a case of sticking it in reverse and trying a different … Continue reading Friends and single ladies
This is a bit weird. I probably have less to write about in this blog than I have on any of the previous ones and yet the feeling of fulfilment that I have felt over the last week is greater than anything I have had on this trip so far! I really can’t work myself … Continue reading Still swinging