Features January 1, 2002 Issue

Offshore Log: Signs of the Times

In early November, Calypso was in the marina at Puerto Mogan at the south end of Grand Canary, waiting for the tradewinds to fill in for her final big Atlantic crossing.

Three short pieces from Nick as he makes his way home from Gibraltar—one each on weatherfax, steel boats, and new realities.

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