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Seattle Visit

Posted on: Wednesday, July 29th, 2009 in: Cruising Notes

Trevor, Kiera and I just arrived this morning at 2am after 23 hours of travel.  It was an exhausting day.  Today we sat around in the record breaking 103 degree heat of Seattle trying to recover from four flights.  We thought we left the heat behind in Panama.  This is crazy hot for Seattle.   But […]

Wondertwin Powers, Activate!

Posted on: Monday, July 20th, 2009 in: Cruising Notes, Photos

My sister, Heather Goss (Trevor writing here, in case it’s not obvious), took me up on coming on down to Panama to spend some time aboard Lea Scotia.  When she last visited, only a couple months ago, the entire Goss family came down to Costa Rica.  We had a great time, but circumstances prevented us […]

Checking into Panama City

Posted on: Monday, July 20th, 2009 in: Cruising Notes

We had been warned that checking into Panama through Panama City would require patience and a little time.  So we went into it hoping for an easy entry but ready for anything.   Interestingly we’ve learned that everyone’s experience is a little different.  One boat may pay up to $100 more in “fees” than another boat […]