Departure at 0545. Unvaried weather forecast. South-East wind 8-16 knots. Calm sea inside the Dalmatian islands. We proceed with engine propulsion. Route 145 at 5,2 knots.
In the afternoon Sirocco wind raised up with headwind and waves, nevertheless we navigate with a tight close-hauled. When we left behind the Southern Kornati islands in the late afternoon we always had head sea, at 1900 hours we started the engine to approach the mainland for landing before the darkness in the island of Drvenik. A small port that offers a pier as shelter against all the winds. We visited the small village featured by some relevant ancient Istrian stone palaces in state of decay.