The Ditch

Some locals call the  Inner Coastal Waterway  the ditch.  We are staying at the downtown Marina of Beaufort SC waiting for an early morning start to Charleston SC, about 60 miles. Probably wont get all the way today but Judy’s picked out a comfortable anchorage...

Back on the ICW

It’s been a while since the last post, but we’ll try to have another soon. We are headed back to the boat to continue our travels northward on the ICW.  The first large city after Savannah will be Charleston, SC . It is supposed to be a very nice place so...

San Blas

San Blas Islands, Panama Interesting set of islands.  Only have time for a brief update due to limited connectivity. There are 360 islands in this chain spreasd out over 100 miles; where only the Kuna are allowed to live here, but we can sail and anchor here.  Most...

Part II Year End Photo Review

Welcome back to part II of this adventure.  Last blog entry I started to pick my ten best  images of 2015. I was not successful  editing down to ten  but went from 7554 images at the start to 13.  The first culling  was  easy – going from 7554 to 184 but the...

Life among the weird

“To have been young, then to have grown older, and finally to die is a mediocre existence, for the animal also has that merit. But to unite the elements of life in contemporaneity, that is precisely the task”     — Kierkegaard Back in Portland, where...