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La Cruz

We really like La Cruz. It is a small town with wonderful restaurants and people. We keep meeting up with…

Checked-in at La Cruz

We’ve landed. We visited the harbormaster. We checked-in with the port captain. Dave is enjoying a cold Noche Bueno cervesa…

Isla Isabelita

Blue footed boobies.  They’re real! We anchored on the east side of Isla Isabel but a little bit south of…

Mazatlan Food and Fun

We had some fantastic meals while we were in Mazatlan.  We also met some wonderful people.

Hookah

The divers working to the marinas cleaning boat bottoms and other tasks all use hookahs instead of tanks to get…

Mazatlan

We registered this morning with the harbor master and moved into our properly assigned slip. Boat washing and some maintenance…

Baja to the Mainland

Armed with our new visas and a need to get on with our adventures, we pulled anchor in the dark…

On the (tiny) move

We enjoyed a couple days of slip rental in Marina de La Paz. We de-salted our boat toys, washed the…

Anchored in the Mogote

We are anchored in a place known as the Mogote anchorage. The official Mogote is actually a sandy spit of…

Migracion, II

Trip number two to Instituto Nacional de Migracion for photos and fingerprints. It was supposed to be a couple days…

The Old Man and the Sea

Our potentially last ever time in islands of the Sea of Cortez was shared with my brother Ken down from…

Breakfast out

On rare occasion we have breakfast out. Almost always we’ll rewarded for that decision. Major que mi Madre hizo!

Revolution!

It’s Revolution Day weekend. More amazing stuff going on. We went out for ribs at the best rib joint in…

Santa Claus

Our adventures and opportunities in Mexico are so varied, and almost always rewarding. The local Rotary has lots of programs…

Migracion!

We are working on getting resident visas. There’s a program that if you (1) are in Mexico on an expired…

First Sail of the Season

Lets just start this post with condolences to all of our friends and family who are suffering under the first…

Dinghy Test Run

I walked up to the PEMEX to get gasoline. We got the dinghy off the foredeck and into the water,…

Dia de los Muertos

We read about a party at the city theater so we wandered up to see the event. We only stayed…