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Birthday Bus Ride

For Dave’s birthday, we took a little trip to Colima.  We stayed by the Cathedral Basilica de Colima.  There is…

Excursion to Manzanillo

Last year, we sailed as far south as Manzanillo. Yesterday, we rode with friends to Manzanillo in a rental car…

Muy Contento en Barra

It was a good Monday in Barra. Our boat went to the spa. Well, actually, the spa came to the…

Barra Update

We are enjoying our unplanned extended stay in Barra. Mary found a pool that apparently no one else in the…

Windlass Problems

When we hoisted the anchor leaving Bahia Chemala, our windlass (the motor that lifts the anchor) was acting up. It…

Bahia Tenacatita

We were here last year for a couple of weeks before we went further south, then stopped again on our…

Bahia Chamela Evening

We are sitting in the cockpit, sipping an orange liquor. The full moon is rising, and it is beautiful. I…

Bahia Chamela

We were a three-boat flotilla. Our fourth buddy boat left earlier in the day. YO-D-YO was accompanied by Restless Soul…

Thank You, La Cruz

We had a wonderful time in La Cruz. We met up with new friends and reconnected with friends from last…

Happy New Year!

We had a great time with friends in La Cruz at The Tree House restaurant. Our table of eight compressed…

Connected. Starlink!

Starlink is kind of a miracle here in boater land. There were a dozen Starlink boxes in the office waiting…

New to Us Washer Dryer

Well, maybe not new and modern, but it works without electricity! Just good old-fashioned elbow grease. The blue thing is…

Christmas in Puerto Vallarta

We had a different Christmas this year. While our friends and families were freezing and snowbound, we enjoyed the sun.…

Back to La Cruz

We left Marina Vallarta behind and headed back to La Cruz. There were three cruise ships in PV, and the…

Puerta Vallarta visit

We spent a week in Marina Vallarta mostly as a provisioning stop. After checking in with the marina and port…

Christmas Season in La Cruz

Christmas is right around the corner and the festivities are everwhere. The other night watching Las Posadas. This celebrates Mary…