An Irish Sailing Adventure

Good times were had by all on a recent Cruising World Adventure Charter along the southwest coast of Ireland. Participants experienced great sailing, fun pub stops and even rounded the infamous Fastnet Rock.

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The crew of Paragon enjoying the cliff view near KinsaleDavid Gillespie

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Baltimore departureDavid Gillespie

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Foiled by Fog in Baltimore - No sailing todayPenny Bott

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Dean Bevan Skipper of Jammy BeeDavid Gillespie

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Crookhaven sunrisePenny Bott

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Morning Departure Kinsale: Captain Mike Hines, Bill Litke, and Carol and Peter KingDavid Gillespie

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Morning Fog rolling into KinsaleDavid Gillespie

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Old Head Lighthouse just outside KinsaleDavid Gillespie

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Arrival in CourtmacsherryDavid Gillespie

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Crew of Jaz: David Tail, Jan Tait, AJ RogersDavid Gillespie

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Arrival in CastletownshedDavid Gillespie

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Paragon safely moored CastletownshedDavid Gillespie

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Ashore in CastletownshedDavid Gillespie

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Casletownshed Rowing ClubDavid Gillespie

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Mary Anns Pub: CastletownshedDavid Gillespie

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Bushes Pub, BaltimoreDavid Gillespie

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Baltimore Castle circ. 1215, restored in 1997David Gillespie

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Kayachtic crew Sandy Gillespie and Skipper Penny BottDavid Gillespie

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Rounding Fastnet RockDavid Gillespie

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Captain Charley Murphy discussing a mooring maneuver in CrookhavenDavid Gillespie

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Lunch stop in Lough Hyne nature parkDavid Gillespie