Spalax 2 Global Circumnavigation in 2022

Leg 10 – Uligamu, Maldives, to Djibouti

  • Departure date: February 25
  • Distance: 1550 nm
  • Duration: 13 days
  • Heading: 290 degrees
The other Captain

Perhaps the most challenging stretch of the circumnavigation. The trick is to give the Horn of Africa a seriously wide berth to avoid any Somalian entanglements of the Jack Sparrow kind and hug the Yemeni coast before entering the Gulf of Anden and making a mad dash for the safety of the former French colony of Djibouti.

Gaudi-esque landscape of Djibouti
Djibouti seascape

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