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May 13, 2012 - Round Formentera in a day

We decided to try to sail round Formentera once the wind built up a bit in the afternoon. We set off at about 2pm, got completely becalmed when the wind died for 15 minutes and had to use the engines a couple of times in order to head straight into wind and have a chance of getting anchored before dark. Otherwise we sailed almost all the way round which was fun and anchored just after sunset in Sahona bay on the west coast. Next day, after 7 nights anchoring, we finally had to go into the marina in Formentera, mainly so that we could do...

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