Moving and Finally Crossing!!!!!! October 27th 2011 It has been with great anticipation that we approached this part of the trip, getting from the Panhandle of Florida (Carabelle) to Clearwater. Our sailing folk have told us it could take 20-24 hrs. That means moving in the dark no matter when you start. Our new Desert Fox (aka PDQ) can handle almost twice the speed, so we are hoping to cut that time in half.
We were up and out at 8am without ... read more
North America » United States » Florida 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