Visit to La Ventana

Our visit to La Ventana.  Ever meet people you know you’ll possibly be friends with forever?  This now seems like the case with our boater friends David and Kenyon; who now also own property in La Ventana.  La Ventana is a small Mexican fishing village located on the Sea of Cortez, around 35 minutes southeast […]

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Race Day – What I do all day – Lobo Rock to the La Paz Malecon Sailboat Race

Story below: S/V Scarlet Fever This past Saturday Western Flyer served as the committee boat for the Club Cruseros sponsored sailboat race.  Start point Roca Lobos, aka Sea Lion Rock.  This start point is one mile S-SW of Punta Diablo, aka Devil’s Point and just northwest of Playa Pichilingue.  As a result of this sailboat […]

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My 2015 Year in Review

2015 is special on account of all our new great boating friends; mostly as a result of our joining the Baja HaHa XXII, a cruising rally from San Diego to Cabo.  This is also the first “real” adventure that my wife Patti and I have enjoyed together. We will always look at 2015 as our […]

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Kite Boarding 101, La Ventana

You can operate most any power tool, scuba dive, ride a horse, drive most anything, and maybe even fly without lessons but, please don’t try kite boarding without lessons! First, there is your wakeboard (getting dragged behind a boat) or your snow board, or your wind board, or your stand up paddle board but, the […]

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Marina Bike – La Paz

This morning, the road less traveled and some bike riding exercise.  Let me see if I can do an accurate job of describing this mornings bike ride.  People are still jealous of our bikes.  Not many cruisers were able to plan ahead to this extent by bringing their bike with them.  Those that did not […]

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The Cruising Life – La Paz

Experience suggests it doesn’t matter so much how you got here, as what you do after you arrive.  – Louis Mcmaster Bujold   We arrived LaPaz just two days ago and now it already feels like home.  Why you might ask?  Well, let’s see, like a turtle we take our home with us – only […]

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