Yacht Fathom - Setting off from England in May 2016 on a single-handed voyage somewhere a bit warmer

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The Voyage of Fathom posted 3 photos.Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 at 9:49am

For the last few days Fathom has been anchored off a small, isolated village on the edge of Baly Bay. There are no roads, no electricity, no running water, no sewage system, no health care. The people here live off the land and sea and...

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The Voyage of Fathom posted 3 photos.Sunday, November 11th, 2018 at 9:35am

It's always nice to be told "she sails fast for a small boat"! I've probably done more upwind sailing in the last two weeks than in the whole of the last two years. And it looks like more to come.. PC: Kiwi Dream

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The Voyage of Fathom posted 3 photos.Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 6:30am

En-route to Baly Bay, the last anchorage in Madagascar before heading out into the Mozambique Channel. Plenty of locals on the water this morning.

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The Voyage of FathomWednesday, November 7th, 2018 at 9:42am

another relaxed day at anchor as we continue to wait for a weather window to sail to Mozambique. PC: SV Alalila

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The Voyage of FathomSunday, November 4th, 2018 at 5:28pm

the sailors shower #saillife

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The Voyage of Fathom added 4 new photos.Friday, November 2nd, 2018 at 6:21pm

With no weather window in sight to safely cross the Mozambique Channel it's a game of patience at the moment. On the plus side it does mean more time to enjoy magic Madagascar with this great bunch of salty sailors. #SVAlalila

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The Voyage of FathomSunday, October 28th, 2018 at 9:01am

I've finally got round to updating the blog - a few words on the 22 day passage from Cocos Keeling to Madagascar
http://yachtfathom.co.uk/cocos-keeling-to-madagascar/

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The Voyage of FathomThursday, October 25th, 2018 at 8:41am

Swimming with a Whale Shark, Nosy Be, Madagascar

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The Voyage of Fathom added 48 new photos — in Madagascar.Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 at 10:07am

Changing plans and sailing to Madagascar has proved to be a great decision. A beautiful and unspoilt cruising ground, healthy coral reefs, friendly and happy locals despite being incredibly poor, good sailing in flat water, fantastic fishing and as a bonus the beer is cheap....

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