Chicago to Plain

Saturday, May 8 — Day 15: Sightseeing in Chicago, Illinois (continuing on the Passage Across America) Lunch with Dan, Lisa and Joella in Edgewater (AKA Viet Nam Town) Exploring Downtown Dinner with Christi’s half-brother, Andronikos Sunday, May 9 — Day 16: Chicago, Illinois to Plain, Wisconsin Visiting Adler Planetarium Daytime view of downtown from the […]

Pancake Creek to Mackay

Our 3 night stay in Pancake Creek was very relaxing, so much so that we didn’t even get the tinny down.  We fished a lot from the cockpit but it became very frustrating as all we caught were Puffer Fish, so eventually we gave up and resorted to …

Tenakee Springs Rainy Reprise

The weather was overcast, but calm as we awakened in the anchorage at Moser Island. Checking the prawn pots, we found 6 dozen large spot prawns, which set the menu for dinner this evening.Heading out, we retraced our path to Tenakee Springs, arriving …

Presentation at West Marine in Point Loma this Saturday

Just reminding everyone that we will be doing a presentation on our trip followed by a book signing at West Marine in Point Loma this upcoming Saturday, June 26th at 1:00 pm. The presentation is free and open to the general public. The address is 1250 Rosecrans St. San Diego, CA92106-2662. We are hoping to […]

Trent Severn Here We Come!

Our departure from Kingston was Bitter Sweet. It was time to push on, Anna and I had a great time in this city. The day before, late in the afternoon, we took the bikes off the top of Blue’s deck and went for a wonderful bike ride on Kingston’s waterfr…

Serendipity Sojourn 2010-06-22 12:05:00

Week two – Plan B HAH! Bet you thought we did not have a Plan B. Well we did, Since we were going to rent a car anyway, why not keep on moving to some new places and rent a car from there? After all in a boat (ours anyway) 40 miles is a day and 100 m…

Travels of The Rose 2010-06-22 08:53:00

After an enjoyable winter in Melbourne Beach, FL we moved The Rose from her winter berth at Wharf Marina to Greenwich Bay North in Warwick, RI. Drew is our mechanic and he had her ready to go, (as promised) on April 1. Drew and I took her over and Conn…

Baby Bear Cove Reprise

The reflections in the rocks remind us of totem polesEnjoying cocktails before dinnerMoser Island AnchorageWith all the shopping completed and the weather clearing, we decided not to waste the day, so about 1100 we cast off the lines and headed south d…

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