Travelogues - Second season

December 2006 through May 2007
Charlotte Harbor to Key West and back
Dec. 11, 2006 Return to the Sea Placida, FL
All American Boat Storage
Getting Sea Gator ready; First cruise of the year
Goldie Dec. 26, 2006 Christmas in the Subtropics Boca Grande,
Punta Gorda, FL
Festivities on the island, with Christmas carols, bike rides, a lighted boat parade and lots of food; and a Merry Christmas.
Jan. 7, 2007 Cheeseburger in Paradise Cayo Costa State Park,
Cabbage Key
Lunch at Cabbage Key Inn, Urchins on the beach, an Alligator and a Rant
Jan. 13, 2007 Local Knowledge Captiva Island,
Ft. Myers Beach mooring field
A faux pas and some beach time, Waiting out the weather in a dry camp, Roosevelt Channel, Heron on the beach, Seaplane, the mooring buoy
Jan. 28, 2007 Ft. Myers Beach Ft. Myers Beach mooring field,
Estero Island
Big time in a Beach Town: Mooring, Transportation, and Socializing on the Island
Feb. 8, 2007 Ft. Myers Beach Ft. Myers Beach mooring field,
Estero Island
A ship-wreck in the mooring field, Cold weather, New people, facts and fun
Notes to Cruisers
Feb. 21, 2007 Inside Route Naples, Rookery Bay, Marco Island, Goodland, Tripod Key Blue water cruise, Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, return to the quiet life
Mar. 6, 2007 Small Towns and Everglades Goodland, Everglades City, Everglades National Park Lighting strike in the anchorage, visit with Aunt Claire, dolphins on the Gulf
Mar. 16, 2007 Into the Keys Florida Bay, Long Key, Islamorada, Lignumvitae State Park, FKNMS Crossing to the Keys, Vulture Attack!, windy weather
Mar. 30, 2007 Marathon: Heart of the Keys Boot Key Harbor, Bahia Honda, Pigeon Key, Crane Point Mooring field, Overseas Railroad, beaches and music. And more windy weather
Apr. 30, 2007 Key West Key West Bight Marina Visits from friends, snorkling, 25th anniversary of the Conch Rebellion
May 20, 2007 Northward Bound Cayo Costa, La Marina des Collards, home Night crossing - Key West to Estero Island, Sea Gator ashore

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