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Sailing South Brittany: Anchorages


We sailed through the southern part of Brittany, from L’aber wrac’h to La Croisic, in June and July 2017. This side of the peninsula is beautiful and features green and light blue waters, as well as stunning islands. We found the navigation here simpler than in the Isles of Scilly, but the strong tides dictated

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Sailing The Isles of Scilly: Anchorages


The Isles of Scilly are a stunning cruising ground for sailors, with turquoise waters, sandy beaches, and beautiful wildlife, such as puffins, basking sharks, and seals. They seem a  world apart from mainland Britain, although the weather is definitely rather British. Hint: take waterproofs and a wetsuit with you. The navigation can be rather difficult