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Idyllic Mexican Islands

Posted on: Wednesday, December 17th, 2008 in: Cruising Notes, Photos

Once Trevor’s cousin Brent and his fiancee, Erin, joined us on December 2nd, we did a quick tour of La Paz before provisioning for the following two weeks.  Provisioning cost us a whopping $160 and would end up lasting through the next 10 days.  As long as we stay out of marinas and restaurants, we […]

Headed to Mazatlan

Posted on: Friday, December 12th, 2008 in: Trip Logs

We’re heading across the Sea of Cortez toward Mazatlan this afternoon. We expect to arrive sometime Saturday and we’ll post again once we get across. Gotta get back to work and get this boat stowed and ready to go to sea.

La Paz Recap

Posted on: Sunday, December 7th, 2008 in: Trip Logs

La Paz was a most interesting stop. It’s not a touristy town at all; we weren’t accosted on the street by salespersons asking if you’d like to tour their time-shares. Instead it’s full of ex-pats who landed here on their boats and just never made it out again. We quickly got accustomed to the morning […]