To The Bahamas, Part 5: Miami

2012-04-06, 21:30 — Miami, Miamarina

I forgot to mention in yesterday’s post that our arrival at Miamarina had some minor hiccoughs (“hiccups”) associated with it. Barbara phoned (radioed?) the Marina for a reservation, and the dockmaster and office people were all out. The accountant was there and tried hard to be helpful, saying that he […]

Our First Cruising Guests

In January, 2008, a technical standards committee that I chair had a week-long meeting in Orlando, FL. One of the committee members, a friend of mine named Jonathan, is a small-boat sailor and we’d spent a bit of time talking about sailing, Dream SeQueL, what it’s like to sail larger boats, and the like. Jonathan […]