Monthly Archives: May 2015

Marina Del Rey, California

Marina bike project Marina Del Rey and Venice, California As I cruised up the coast from Los Angeles to MDR on the Western Flyer, I couldn’t believe how cold it was, just a short distance offshore.  Before too long I … Continue reading

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The Rio Dulce, Guatemala

A book, a story or in this case a quote by John Lloyd Stephens, served to fire up the imagination, with the knowledge that also arriving at the Rio Dulce, Guatemala on the Western Flyer is very much doable.  Why? … Continue reading

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Isla Mujeres, Mexico to Key West

Isla Mujeres, Mexico to Key West (via Cuba?) Where you might ask is Isla Mujeres, Mexico.  And isn’t the word for women in Spanish mujeres?  Why yes, Mel this long, narrow island lies off the coast of the Yucatán Peninsula, … Continue reading

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Cabo Day (6) six

Cabo day six (6). Why am I now soooo darn tired? Possibly because unlike back home, people are not always in your face,  asking you and me to go on free all you can eat timeshare tours with free margaritas … Continue reading

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Cabo to La Paz day (5) five

Cabo to La Paz day (5) five Salsipuedes! Don’t drive if you can avoid it. Dodged another roadkill road trip in Mexico; we are now back (safe) from our Cabo to La Paz all day road trip.  Everything like they … Continue reading

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My Cabo day four (cuatro)

Cabo day four (4) cuatro If you are actually starting to look forward to these updates then you might be in need of a Mexican vacation. We can help. Start by saving a wad of bills then call me. Today, … Continue reading

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Mi Casa Su Casa

Day 3 Cabo – Woke up early to make the 0800 pick up time for my ATV four wheeling fun tour.  But first,  coffee.  Ever step into a new kitchen where you don’t know where things are located.?   That was me … Continue reading

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A journey of a thousand miles

A journey of a 1000 miles For some, a 15 to 20 hour drive, for sailors possibility 10 days at sea, for Baja ha ha participants, (October 25 – November 2, 2015) but, today for Patti and me, a two … Continue reading

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All She’s Got To Do is Outlast Me

All she (Western Flyer) has got to do is to outlast me. Thoughts streaming through my head while working on this latest of boat project(s) in my engine room.  Cruising is easy, tending to anything below is the hard part. … Continue reading

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