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Margie and I captaining Heritage of Miami in calmer conditions

Should the HMS Bounty have stayed in port?

Our sympathies go out to the families of anyone lost on the Bounty. I am writing this only as a caution, not to assign blame or fault.  The 1st thing Margie and I do each morning is check the weather to see how it affects our cruising plan for the day and the week.  With our combined […]

Sail and explore the Mediterranean islands

Will Sailors Live Longer?

We can only hope! I was reading about the population of the Greek Island of Ikaria and how they live an average of 10 years longer than most of there neighbors (and most of us in the US). Some of their lifestyle is very close to a cruising sailor. Afternoon naps, a glass of wine with […]

Captains Harold and Margie

Why our sailing lessons are a private charter

We are at the Annapolis Sailboat Show at our Couples Cruising Classes Booth and have been chatting with a number of couples that are at different levels in there sailing knowledge. It is great to be able to offer them a sailing class where they can get comfortable sailing with each other but  also tailor lessons […]