Category Archives: January

Port of Los Angeles

January 30, 2019 Technically, this port is in San Pedro.  I spent some time with Mary, a worker here, who has lived here for all her life – 69 years.  And she says she can tell who is from here … Continue reading

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I think we needed a bigger boat…

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico January 27, 2019 Well, the good news is that the seas and wind were much calmer than in 2017 when we missed many Pacific ports due to bad weather. So we were scheduled to dock in … Continue reading

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Baby turtle video

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

January 26, 2019 Our friends Tom and Pam had asked if we would join them on the Jeep tour today and when I called to see if we got tickets (we were on the wait list), two people had JUST … Continue reading

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Manzanillo, Mexico

January 25, 2019 During breakfast, we had the lovely sunrise sky on our sail in to Manzanillo. Manzanillo is known as the Sailfish Capital of the World. There are many tournaments here, the main international one is held every November … Continue reading

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At Sea

January 24, 2019 We had a very nice and relaxing 2 sea days. First of all, a few evenings ago, we had a dinner in Toscana with Marilyn and Charlie and Rodney and Candace. To my surprise, the executive chef, … Continue reading

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Corinto, Nicaragua

January 22, 2019 Corinto is Nicaragua’s largest port and sits on an island connected to the mainland by bridges. It is also the largest country in Central America. And it is a very poor country compared with Costa Rica and … Continue reading

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Puntarenas, Costa Rica

January 21, 2019 Last night’s sunset was lovely – and they kept the lights on the top deck off so we could see the lunar eclipse/wolf blood moon. Unfortunately my iPhone didn’t capture the moon well (I am sure other … Continue reading

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Panama Canal

January 19, 2019 This is our third time in the Panama Canal and it never disappoints! We arrived at the Gatun Locks at 7:30 AM and the narration began. We had a local historian who kept us up to date … Continue reading

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Cartagena, Colombia

January 18, 2019 Cartagena is on the northern coast of Colombia aand has a population of 1.2 million people. There is a colonial walled city and a very modern downtown. Many old mansions are in the older part of town … Continue reading

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