Month: April 2018

Week 1 – April 15-21, 2018, 204 Nautical miles this week, 243 Nautical miles to date

Sunday:  I had arrangements with John Whidden for a round of golf at Sanctuary Country Club on Cat Island. The weather forecast calls for heavy winds and rain starting around 2 pm so we should be good with a 9:30 am starting time. When he… Continue Reading “Week 1 – April 15-21, 2018, 204 Nautical miles this week, 243 Nautical miles to date”

April 14, 2018 – Loopers!

This morning we woke to the usual cargo ships entering and leaving the port of Savannah at 4 am, 5 am, 6 am, you get the picture. I finally get out of bed at 6:30 am to a cup of coffee and walk Frankie… Continue Reading “April 14, 2018 – Loopers!”

April 7-13, 2018 – Westin Savannah Marina

Savannah is our last stop on our southern tour. Nick, Dede, Natalie & Brianna will fly in on Sunday to spend the week with us here in Savannah, then when they fly back home, we’ll start our loop, joining the 2018 fleet. The Westin… Continue Reading “April 7-13, 2018 – Westin Savannah Marina”

April 6, 2018 – Savannah, GA

We wake to calm winds and a calmer Beaufort River. Today is shaping up to be a good day for cruising one more time south. We have a thirty-nine nautical mile cruise scheduled for today and our plan for the tides shows that we… Continue Reading “April 6, 2018 – Savannah, GA”

April 3-5, 2018 – Port Royal Landing Marina

We’re staying at another marina that is an AGLCA sponsor and once again, we find that we can’t go wrong with AGLCA sponsored marinas. There’s just something extra when a marina looks forward to our type of travel and business. They have a real… Continue Reading “April 3-5, 2018 – Port Royal Landing Marina”

April 2, 2018 – Beaufort, SC

 I wake up at 4:45 am to see dense fog advisories on the Weather Channel, which are supposed to last until sunrise. So I look outside and although everyone at home is getting an April snowstorm, apparently, we aren’t getting any weather, other than… Continue Reading “April 2, 2018 – Beaufort, SC”

March 30 to April 1, 2018 – St Johns Yacht Harbor

This is the Easter weekend and our first full day in Charleston is Good Friday. We start the day normally with breakfast and Frankie’s morning exercise. We had heard back from both Kim Russo of AGLCA and Victoria that they would be able to… Continue Reading “March 30 to April 1, 2018 – St Johns Yacht Harbor”

March 29, 2018 – Charleston

Leaving each port has been hard for all the friendship and hospitality we’ve experienced so far, but today, we really look forward to untying our lines and heading south. The spot we were given on the transient dock made us the closest boat to… Continue Reading “March 29, 2018 – Charleston”