The Sailing Adventures of Lea Scotia

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Back in the USA

Posted on: Sunday, April 25th, 2010 in: Cruising Notes

The girls flew back to Seattle and Lea Scotia departed across the Yucatan Strait to Florida with Karisa’s brother, Derek Lester, and a good friend, Bob Kruger, aboard as crew.  I must say, this was the first passage that we underwent entirely under power.  We motor sailed a bit, but never registered more than 12 knots […]

Belize to Mexico

Posted on: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 in: Cruising Notes

At the end of my second to last post I thought we were done with checking into Belize and only had to worry about checking out.  Boy, was I wrong.  Not 10 minutes after I posted that blog entry we found ourselves boarded again by yet another agency.  This time it was the Port Authority.  […]

Safely in Isla Mujeres, Mexico

Posted on: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 in: Cruising Notes

We arrived at Isla Mujeres early Monday morning exhausted from two nights at sea.  We had a most interesting experience in Belize and I’m working on that blog entry now.  So far we’re enjoying being at a dock plugged in with A/C when needed courtesy our friends Bill & Shelly.  We’ll stay here the week […]