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Thu 22/08-2013 Day 482

  Press conference and radio show Pos: here Loc: Balneario Lago Mar Acc: 5-Star Hotel Venetur Lago Mar I managed to do a bit of office work this morning, before José Gabriel showed up again to pick me to do chores. He already spent all yesterday with my issues, and is non-tiredly working for me […]
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Wed 21/08-2013 Day 481

  A successful but stressful day with a lot of chores Pos: here Loc: Balneario Lago Mar Acc: 5-Star Hotel Venetur Lago Mar I slept well with a clean skin in air conditioned room. On the second last night in my tent I stupidly had a bunch of tiny ants inside, as I forgot to […]
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Tue 20/08-2013 Day 480

  Big buzz arriving in Maracaibo Pos: here Loc: Balneario Lago Mar Acc: Gabriel’s parent’s house Dist: 51,8 km Start: 7:40 End: 18:20 My fishermen neighbors let me sleep nicely, and were on hand to help me drag my kayak back to the water and to carry my bags. This is how I like neighbors! […]
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Mon 19/08-2013 Day 479

  Tough headwind and minefield waves day Pos: here Loc: Isla San Carlos Acc: tent Dist: 37 km Start: 6:25 End: 15:40 Why can youngsters on motorbikes not use their brains for once? I really hoped the weekend happening was over and the many cars and motorbikes on the beach had gone home, but no, […]
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Sun 18/08-2013 Day 478

  Back to serious paddling! Pos: here Loc: wide surfy beach Acc: tent Dist: 46 km Start: 6:25 End: 16:10 I dared to sleep with ear plugs tonight, the noise of the tent flapping in the strong wind is annoying otherwise. All quiet, good sleep. Launching on very low tide made me again dragging the […]
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Sat 17/08-2013 Day 477

  Painful body but still getting pushed along Date: Sat 17/08-2013 Day: 477 Pos: here Loc: Punta Palúmao Acc: tent Dist: 41,6 km Start: 6:30 End: 15:00 Good I took them along…my brand new reading glasses bough en passant in the DIY shop in the lowest resolution. I can’t deny it any more I need […]
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Fri 16/08-2013 Day 476

  Tough Navy boat ride and easy blow along! Pos: here Loc: behind Punta Cechep, Venezuela Acc: tent Dist: 20,3 km Start: 11:40 End: 15:10 (Venezuelan Time) I should have known it…this last boat ride with the Colombian Navy was demanding all my willpower to stay upright and not to throw up. On leaving I […]
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Back on the water probably Friday, August 16th!

I will be travelling back to Colombia on Tuesday, 13th, and may be back on the water, starting over again from the boarder Colombia/ Venezuela, on Friday August 16th! I am looking forward to be “back to work”! 🙂
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