Life & Travels Afloat in our Moody

El Jadida

Our second port of call was El Jadida. This is very different to Mohammedia, being a seaside resort as well as a fishing harbour. There was no response on the … Continue reading

August 31, 2013 · 3 Comments


Our first port of call on a different continent! Mohammedia is effectively North Casablanca, and is commercial port. The facilities there are confined to a yacht club with 2 small … Continue reading

August 31, 2013 · Leave a comment


After our experience with the suicidal cruising chute off Portugal, one lesson learnt was that┬áhaving a sewing machine on board could be really handy. Having duly bought one of ebay, … Continue reading

August 31, 2013 · Leave a comment


After setting off, within a few hours we encountered a huge pod of dolphins, a great omen. Africa is just over 200 miles from Portugal, but what a difference it … Continue reading

August 28, 2013 · 2 Comments

Heading back to the boat

    Since leaving Freebooter ashore at the end of June, life became very hectic. After less than a day at home, it was off to South Africa for another … Continue reading

August 13, 2013 · 1 Comment