George in Mozambique


On 18th April I flew out to South Africa and Mozambique alongwith my wife, Sakis 'Greek Malaka' Griparis, John Yeatts, Lee Deighton, and Stephen Batten. We spent three lazy days with our friends Steve, Samantha and their little daughter Gemma at … [Read more]

Brazilian waters


On the 17th February 2001 a few of the guys from London International Club arrived in Reciefe Brazil. The group consisted of Sakis, Fotis Stergiou, George Balbino (Brazilian host), John Penrith, Fillipe Ciedera (NASEIST Lisbon) and Paul … [Read more]

Trip to New-Zealand


  Christina and I boarded the Christabel (36" markline fibreglass planing hull boat with twin diesels) for a couple of days relaxation and recreation. We filled the tanks with some 450 litres of diesel (although it only uses some 30 litres … [Read more]