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The Dardanelles and Canakkale, Turkey

Photo: Hollywood version of Trojan horse in Canakkale, Turkey. Photo by Lisa Borre.
Hollywood’s version of the Trojan horse is on display just outside the marina gates. Photo by Lisa Borre.

Logbook Entry

Dates: 5/3/2010 – 5/6/2010
Distance: 27 nm
Sailed from: Bozcaada
Lat: 40°09.1’N
Long: 26°24.2’E

Europe and the Gallipoli Battlefields are to port. Asia and ancient Troy are to starboard. Thousands of birds are migrating through as we make our way against the current in the Dardanelles, a narrow strait connecting the Aegean Sea and the Sea of Marmara. Continue reading The Dardanelles and Canakkale, Turkey