Tall Ship Posts
Lord Nelson © Richard Sibley 2012 all rights reserved.
Joanna Lucretia La Coruna – © Richard Sibley 2012, all rights reserved.
© Richard Sibley 2012 all rights reserved.
A Coruna the point of departure for the Spanish Armada and home to the legend of Maria Pita who’s bravery helped to repel an English incursion led by Sir Francis Drake. The Tall Ships late of Cadiz were docking after their cruise in company Cuauhtemoc and Danmark were already alongside, Guayas approaching the dock under [...]
The trip from Lisbon to Cadiz had taken all day, I was boarding in the oldest part of the city, the temperature in the high thirties we left the windows open at night to let in the cool breeze that brought with it the sounds of the people below, echoing up from the street until [...]
Guayas arrives in A Coruna. All images copyright Richard Sibley 2012. All rights reserved.
Alexander von Humboldt ll, Europa and Zawisza Czarny join the fleet in A Coruna. All images are copyright Richard Sibley 2012. All rights reserved.
The House of the She Pine Tree in Sabugo is just outside Lisbon, once the home of Olavo Correia Leite d’Eça Leal and now run as a hotel, museum and tribute to Olavo “A painter, a draughtsman, an illustrator of books, literary magazines, newspapers, a graphic artist and scandalous dandy” the list goes on….. We [...]
Images from the port of Cadiz. All images copyright Richard Sibley 2012. All rights reserved