Monthly Archives: April 2012

4/30/2012 – 48 Hours

As I explained earlier, we are trying to be sure to get to Puerto Penasco by the first week of June. We bought tickets to Circus Mexicus, a weekend-long concert or mini-music festival starring Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers (ex-Refreshments). … Continue reading

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4/30/2012 – Way up north

Just a quick note to let everyone know that, after almost exactly 48 hours underway, including anchoring time, we are securely attached to the ground in 27′ of water in the renowned hurricane hole of Puerto Don Juan in Bahia … Continue reading

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4/27/2012 – Looking at the world through polarized lenses

Today was a picture perfect Baja cruising day. Unlike yesterday, which was cloudy and actually a wee bit on the cool side, today the sky was brilliant blue and the temperature was nice and warm. I checked the weather this … Continue reading

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4/26/2012 – Red Sky At Morning…

..Sailors take warning. Geez, I wish I had a whole bunch of aphorisms like that memorized for predicting weather. Of course, I’d also like them to be somewhat reliable. Instead, once we leave the land of the internet, our weather … Continue reading

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4/25/2012 – Puerto Escondido to San Juanico

We got up a little before 7:00 and were underway at 7:15 this morning. Doesn’t take us long. Once we got going, Lulu made coffee and breakfast. It was a windless 38 nautical mile motorboat ride from Puerto Escondido to … Continue reading

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2/23/2012 – A complete fluke

We were down below yesterday late afternoon, anchored just outside the entry channel to Puerto Escondido.  We both heard a fairly loud, slow “whoooosh”.  Our first thought was that it was a whale exhaling near the boat. Then, although we … Continue reading

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4/21/2012 – What do you do all day?

“What do you do all day sitting out there on the boat?”  This was what one of the Villa Del Palmar resort guests asked the other day while we were all sitting around the palapa bar (El Santuario) having a … Continue reading

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