You could THINK that this lighthouse protects the Diamond Shoals near Cape Hatteras given its diamond pattern. The rangers at the Cape Lookout lighthouse park joked that it was a mistake made at the time the lighthouse was built-- but mistake or not it is the design of the Cape Lookout light.
Migration Moments June 6th 2011 In our cruising life there are times that we are not exactly cruising—but more “migrating” from one cruising ground to another. Our home base is in Georgia gets warn in the spring and you want to be on your way to a cooler spot WELL before summer officially begins. We sailed out St Marys Inlet on May 22nd and finally arrived in cooler water about 2 weeks later. Here are some highlights from ... read more
North America » United States Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
We have been cruising on our Nichloson 40 pilot house sloop "I Wanda" since the summer of 1993. In the early years we cruised from Maine to the Bahamas with our teenagers and now we visit them by boat. In 2003 we crossed the Atlantic via Bermuda and the Azores, and spent 3 years cruisng the Med. Kitties have nearly always accompanied us.... full info