Field Trip to Beautiful Gardens October 17th 2011 Our Saturday was a planned shorter day crossing Mobile Bay. The Mobile Harbor is a very busy industrial port with large ships and barges everywhere. Once a little past this industrial part the skyline of Mobile appeared in the distance. After passing the Downtown Convention Center we saw a huge Carnival Cruise Ship, Elation. It sure made our little PDQ look tiny.
Mobile Bay is very good size, ... read more
North America » United States » Alabama » Mobile 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
Rog and Mary most often cruised aboard one of their sailboats. Now, that they are turning the corner to the dark side, they are venturing off in their newish PDQ 34 Yacht. Their 19 yr old border collie, Buddy, is aboard and ready for a new adventure. Heading down from northern Kentucky Lake to Punta Gorda, Fl., they will travel the Tenn River and the TomBigBee waterway to Mobile, Al. From there they head 'er across the Gulf of Mexico to Tarpon Springs or Clearwater. So...ship ahoy!!... full info