Monthly Archives: September 2011

9/28/2011 – Paradise enhanced

I’ve talked about El Santuario before. It’s the little palapa bar where we had the Talk Like A Pirate Party and where we are now spending most afternoons. They’ve made Happy Hour two hours long so the beer is now … Continue reading

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9/25/2011 – Trouble in Paradise

Long after we had gone back to the boat from the Talk Like A Pirate Party the other day, a few die-hard pirates stayed on, dancing and drinking into the night. Apparently, there was a bit of an altercation during … Continue reading

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9/25/2011 – Up the creek…

…with a broken paddle. We were rowing back from shore the other afternoon, having returned the Terminator to John on Trick as they were headed back to Puerto Escondido. I’m merrily rowing along when *SNAP* the port oar just broke … Continue reading

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9/20/2011 – Arrrrrrr ya scurvy dog!

That’s right folks, Monday, September 19 was International Talk Like Pirate Day. And like the scurvy bunch of sea dogs that we are, the cruisers anchored at Ensenada Blanca used it as an excuse for a party. Members of the … Continue reading

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9/18/2011 – what have we been doing?

Looks like my last blog was the one where we went scuba diving for the first time. Since then, Lulu has had 2 more successful dives, the first down to 76′ and the last one down to 90′. I started … Continue reading

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9/11/2011 – Move over, Mike Nelson

Today certainly didn’t turn out like we thought it would. Our plan was to go to the tienda for a few things, maybe enjoy happy hour at the palapa and call it good. However, that was before Terry called. Terry … Continue reading

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9/10/2011 – Wipe-out!

Yesterday was a little more eventful than most of our days which revolve around snorkeling and reading. Yesterday the wind piped up from the NE and with it, the seas. The anchorage was fairly uncomfortable most of the day what … Continue reading

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