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Birthday at Sea

Posted on: Saturday, February 28th, 2009 in: Trip Logs

Yesterday was Kiera’s third birthday and we celebrated at sea. We’re in the middle of a five day crossing from Mexico to El Salvador via the Gulf of Tehuantepec. We opened a few of her presents and sang Happy Birthday. In fact, she was serenaded twice on the radio, once on the SSB by Viva […]

Zihautanejo, Acapulco and beyond

Posted on: Wednesday, February 25th, 2009 in: Cruising Notes, Photos

I’m sorry to have gotten so delinquent in posting.  We’re finding it’s harder to get internet access on the boat, even when it’s advertised as part of our moorage at a marina.  Z-town was the last strong internet connection.  Now I sit here in Huatulco (wha-TOOL-cul) outside the marina office in order to get a […]

Sounds of the Sea

Posted on: Friday, February 13th, 2009 in: Trip Logs

This morning I awoke to the sound of rain. I lay there half asleep listening to the thrum of rain hitting pavement. In my semi-conscience state I recalled our last real rain – Santa Barbara back in early October. We haven’t used our rain coats since. Then three weeks ago in Tenacatita it started to […]