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Estepona, Spain

Photo: Tayana 37 Gyatso in Estepona, Spain. Credit: Lisa Borre.
A few days after leaving Sotogrande, we dressed Gyatso with Tibetan prayer flags to celebrate being re-launched and to honor an auspicious day in the Tibetan calendar while docked in Estepona. Credit: Lisa Borre.

Logbook Entry

Dates: 07/17/08 – 07/21/08
 11 NM
Sailed from: Sotogrande, Spain
Lat: 36°25N
Long: 05°09W

We departed Sotogrande on Thursday and motored in light wind to Estepona. We were both glad to be underway again and to see several dolphins and an ocean sunfish along the way. We were anxious to leave Sotogrande which had no facilities for the practical matters of life: grocery shopping and laundry. After a week in the filthy yard and another few days at the dock, the laundry basket was overflowing and the food stores were getting low. Amidst the touristy development of bars and restaurants in Estepona, we found a convenient laundry just outside the gate at the end our dock and a small, but well-stocked supermarket across the street.

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