sailboat

Home sweet home on a sailboat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:31+00:00 August 16th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Travel & Leisure|Tags: , , , , |

Our home is a Beneteau Oceanis 473, which for the non-boaters, means it’s 47 feet long. I won’t bore you with the technical details (yet), but the basics are the boat has two bedrooms (cabins), two bathrooms (heads), a relatively large living room (salon) and kitchen (galley). We also have a gigantic cockpit [...]

Baja-Ha-Ha — San Diego CA to CA-BO Mexico

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:36+00:00 March 28th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Travel, Travel & Leisure|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It’s hard to believe that we left San Diego just two weeks ago as we’ve already had what seems like a mini-lifetime of cruising experiences on the Baja-HaHa. Before I tell you about the adventures and misadventures, we have to give major props to Latitude 38 for organizing the HaHa as it is [...]

Mother Nature and Pirates on a sailboat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:40+00:00 March 14th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Travel & Leisure|Tags: , , , |

October 16, 2013 – It took a while, but we did finally leave the marina on Monday, September 30. The sun was shining, and there was virtually no wind, so we started motor-sailing from Oxnard to Santa Cruz Island, where we planned to spend the night before sailing to Catalina Island the next [...]