April 23-26, 2010 Daytona Beach

We left Titusville on a very calm morning and had another nice cruise. The NASA Railroad Bridge was open as it usually is. We have read that on April 28-30, the bridge will be closed for repairs.The Haulover Canal is a connecting canal between the nor…

MVGUMBO 2010-04-27 18:15:00

Leaving Point Clear at daybreak.A tug and barge on Mobile Bay’s ship channelA freighter goinu up the channel to Mobile. I woke up at 4 AM this morning and the wind had died down. We got everything moved down to the boat and left the marina at 6:30. Th…

Thing 2.

Do you remember me posting about Thing one, my wooden access ramp and staging that I constructed last summer? Well, perhaps calling it thing one was an ill portent because recently I turned up to the boat with a car boot full of heavy stuff and the bug…

Back to Business: Part 2

This is our last full week in Long Boat Key before we head out for Kilmarnock VA. Next weekend we are planning on driving home to return the car, get the house opened up and running, as we are meeting Katie and Max who are flying in from San Francisco …

Still in Point Clear

It was very windy and rough on the bay all day so we weren’t able to leave as planned, maybe tomorrow will be OK, but the forecast isn’t good for then either. Being marooned here would be perfect if I was still a golf nut, there are two great courses…

Travels of YOUNG AMERICA 2010-04-25 19:37:00

April 25, 2010

Whew!  That was a long week!    Somehow I neglected to update before we left for New York on March 25th and here it is, that same date in April.   My, my, how the time does fly when you’re having fun!  The AZ Mangelsdorf

Point Clear

Grand Kids Harrison, Madison and Hayden at Point Clear Resort’s beach.Joshua ,Sunshine, and the boys left Saturday afternoon after Joshua and Christopher played a round of golf. Not long after they finished their game the winds picked up and it started…

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April 21-22, 2010 Titusville and Kennedy Space Center

NASA Kennedy Space CenterWhat a terrific visit we had in Titusville! The marina and staff were wonderful, and the location was great to get to the Kennedy Space Center. We rented a car from Enterprise and got upgraded to a full size car so that was …