Tag Archives: Florida Boating

Daytona to St Augustine Oldest City

Where were you 40 years ago?    Spring break, Daytona Beach 1977 on a bus tour  from Stout Menomonie WI to Daytona Beach. Fast Forward: Daytona area 2017 .  Cruising the ICW on a Mainship Trawler! Who knew all the adventures those … Continue reading

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Space Coast- Melbourne To Cocoa Village

A visit to the public library involves anchoring the boat, dinghy to the public dock and walk the path to the library.   You need to be creative when living on a boat and the library is a sure spot for strong … Continue reading

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Lake Worth Anchorage 2 nights

Boating in the ocean!!  We left Fort Lauderdale in border line wave conditions—should we or should we not?    It’s a good day to get some miles behind us as  we DO NOT want to miss our flight home to our … Continue reading

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Anchoring-Rookery Bay & Factory Bay

Full disclosure:   This post is back dated- thanks to new and returning readers as we get up to date! ( a few more posts and we will be caught up in the new year) ROOKERY BAY The most direct route to Marco Island from Naples … Continue reading

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Shelling, The Market, then On To Venice- Fisherman’s Wharf

At risk of developing the “shelling stoop”; we hit the beach looking for shells.   Took the courtesy car over to St Armond Circle, walked by the upscale shops and headed toward the beach.   Colleen envisions a shell craft … Continue reading

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Clearwater Beach for Thanksgiving

Plan A-  anchor near Clearwater Beach. Plan B- head in to the Clearwater Beach Marina.  We may have been a little off on timing the tides, and found bottom near the spot we planned to anchor.   Luckily the tide was … Continue reading

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Recovery week at Marker1 Marina

Successful crossing – celebration is in order!    We were so happy to have a crossed in a full moon, and to have the calm seas just as predicted!     Now to settle in at Marker1 Marina in Dunedin for a week … Continue reading

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