Lisbon Finds Its Place

Lisbon, the western Portuguese city, will host the finale of a transatlantic route that cross the vast ocean. “[Lisbon] will be a stopover to look forward to after the rigors of a transatlantic leg,” said Knut Frostad, the CEO of the Volvo Ocean Race.

A third port will be announced Wednesday at 1200 CET / 1100 GMT / 700 EST, with the remainder of the ports to be announced by the end of the month.

As for the US, Sailing Scuttlebutt is speculating that Miami will be the North American port of call.

Get me to that sandy beach.