Tag Archives: Laundry

Happy Times On The Lovely ICW

Writing this last week onwards: We are now over that magic line, 35 degrees North and will be just pottering along on the ICW from now until we reach the Chesapeake Bay, except for a couple of sounds where we … Continue reading

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Tennis Halts Progress But Leaving Tomorrow

It is a fortnight since we left the UK and we have settled happily back into life in this wonderful marina. We attended 5 social events in the first week and the July 4th Party went well. As the marina … Continue reading

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Home Time – Beyzano & Us

After another uneventful passage from Fernandina to the sea buoy off St Simon’s Sound, Beyzano is tucked up in her new home for 2 months at the Brunswick Landing Marina in Georgia, whilst we head off on a long journey … Continue reading

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A Week Cruising The ICW On Our ‘Canal Boat’

Having filled up with water and washed 7 weeks of laundry in the excellent front loading machines with hot water, we were all set to head north on the ICW to St Augustine for Easter. There was a strong current … Continue reading

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Last Post From Guatemala

Beyzano is looking lovely, bless her, all shiny and clean with full tanks and a lot of new canvas. We had been told that the climate causes some electronics to fail but we have been fortunate and everything that worked … Continue reading

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Final Few Miles To Our Delightful New Home For The Next Six Months

After managing to sleep again after the storm we woke to the sound of egrets twittering and the wonderful sense of calm water and no wind. Who needs to sail! We ate some ‘Christmas cake’ I had frozen for our … Continue reading

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Free Time In Belize

After more than four months of keeping to a schedule, we are finally on our own again and with time on our hands to relax and meander. Although we do have the rather pressing constraint of hurricane season creeping up … Continue reading

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Luxurious Week Marina Bound In Placencia, Belize

Our luxurious week has come to an end but on the plus side, Beyzano hasn’t looked so clean and shiny for a long time. We scrubbed her, polished her and washed everything, despite the cost of the water here and … Continue reading

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Swimming With Whale Sharks And Dolphins

Utila must be a lucky island as we have all managed to tick off a few firsts in the few days we’ve been here. 15 of us paid just 33 pounds each for a 2 tank dive which lasted nearly … Continue reading

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Wonderful Time In Guanaja

This must go on our list of favourites, very near the top. The anchorage at El Bight is scenic and has provided us with excellent holding throughout some very windy nights. Ashore there are only a few beautiful houses nestling … Continue reading

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