To set sail

Related to To set sail: Sailable, sailed through
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I was able to set sail for my destination on the next day.
And now, having embarked his live-stock, fruits, vegetables, and water, the captain made ready to set sail.
Nothing would be more easy," said the captain of a vessel ready to set sail, "but this morning came an order to let no one leave without express permission from the cardinal.
Two year nine pupils are being offered the chance to set sail on a tall ship in a project run by the Wirral Safer Schools Partnership and The Tall Ships Youth Trust.
Taiwan's Central News Agency said that port authorities kept the vessel on which they planned to set sail despite the activists' claim that they planned to go fishing and not to protest at the Senkakus, called Diaoyu in China and Tiaoyutai in Taiwan.
The MV Dignite/Al Karama, which left Greek waters early Tuesday, was heading slowly toward Gaza, a spokesman for the French Boat to Gaza campaign told AFP, saying they had not yet given up hope they would be joined by others from the ill-fated Freedom Flotilla which had been due to set sail last week.
The flotilla had been due to set sail last week but was hit by a wave of administrative obstacles which organisers have blamed on political pressure coming from Israel.
The "Dignite al Karama" is so far the only boat in a planned flotilla organized by pro-Palestinian activists to set sail from Greece, after the authorities there blocked other vessels from leaving the Athenian port, Piraeus.
The MV Dignite/Al Karama, which left Greek waters early on Tuesday, is heading slowly towards Gaza, a spokesman for the French Boat to Gaza campaign told AFP, saying they had not yet given up hope they would be joined by others from the ill-fated Freedom Flotilla which had been due to set sail last week.
has managed to set sail toward Gaza as part of the Second Freedom Flotilla
Audacity of Hope is part of the international Freedom Flotilla 2 that is planning to set sail to the Gaza Strip to break the four years long siege Israel is imposing on the 1.
Summary: Athens/Jerusalem, July 10, 2010, SPA -- A ship loaded with aid for Palestinians from a Libyan charity prepared Saturday to set sail from Greece, but its final destination remained unclear after Israel called on the United Nations to prevent the ship from heading to the.