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Logbook from S.Y. Stardust

Asylum at WYCN

“Anchor up” and 2 miles against the current around the northern tip of Rhinplate Island, then course on Wischhafen. An hour before flooding we are in front of the entrance, everything totally easy – just keep a good eye on the ferries.


On the run …

Waiting like a sheep on the pasture for the evil wolf is not an option. Big cities are particularly good incubators for viruses. Our plan: as soon as the first cases show up in Hamburg we’ll set sails for Hooksiel

Germany vs. China

Overwintering in the City Sporthafen Hamburg was on the way, the first thing to do was to ensure a warm boat. At 50 cents the kilowatt hour, a cheap electric heating fan was out of the question.


The Belgians love music no matter where you go – there is always a radio playing somewhere, even in the showers of the yacht club!

Tot ziens Nederland

After 3 days rest we started the last stage of the “Staande Mast Route South”. After only 2 nautical miles, the Hollandse Ijssel flows into the Hollandsch Diep.