Category Archives: Monuments and Side trips

Annapolis for Memorial Day; and DC side trip by bus

Memorial Weekend is anticipated as the start of the summer boating season. Having been on our boat for almost a year, we still look forward to “spring boating” ! An advance reservation was made earlier at Annapolis Landing marina anticipating a crowd.    Good … Continue reading

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Hampton- Carousel and Colonial Williamsburg

Have you been on a carousel lately?   If you get a chance, I highly recommend it.   Welcome to Hampton Virginia. Looking for variety?  Hampton is throwing a Reggae Festival block party at the same as hosting the Square Dancing Convention!     Could you … Continue reading

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Charleston, SC at St Johns Yacht Harbor Marina

Weather report via Facebook friends (loopers just north of us ) –warnings of us severe wind and rain storms!   Quick decision to stay an extra night on the mooring ball in Beaufort, SC.  Hoping the storms move out of the area before … Continue reading

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Savanah GA, Minnesota Namesakes?

“Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gonna get”.  We got a nice surprise- a chance to visit the filming sight of the Forrest Gump movie bench scene while in Savanah. The trolley bus tour guide … Continue reading

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Alton Ill to Hoppies Marina at Kismet MO

Today’s plan is 45 miles to Hoppies marina.   First stop-8am at the fuel dock- and pump out.    2nd stop will be the Mel Price Lock and Dam.   We toured it a few days ago so should be no surprises. Muddy … Continue reading

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