Travel Blogs from Great Abaco Island
... well not immediately, it took Mark, the only sober person, about half an hour to group us all. I'm pretty sure we all acted like a bunch of 5 year olds not wanting to leave the playground). Once back on board I attempted to make dinner for the 3 people that didn't immediately pass out.
Next stop, Fort Lauderdale, where I began this journey almost exactly 7 months ago, and have one very happy momma waiting in Virginia for a soon-to-be trip home.
... I will be fine.
Had a serious homesick crash yesterday, everyone back home is being very supportive though. I decided to bake rusks, something that these people have no clue about. Quite successful I think, a little bit of home. In hind-site, maybe Bopsie wouldn't have been such a bad idea (hehe mom).
I've been taking Drakie to the pool, which is quite fun. It's great to get some sun and into ...
... the bottom is sand (not mud) and every destination is another tropical paradise.
We've stayed very busy. Planning routes, sailing Esprit de Mer, doing maintenance and repairs, sailing, anchoring, cooking, cleaning. Our "taxi" is the little rubber dinghy. Getting from an anchored boat into the dinghy with dogs, bikes, laundry, trash and each other is an effort. Then
driving to a dinghy dock, inspecting for nails and splinters (before we tie ...
... stuck Velcro onto our boat and before we knew it we were at their dock for a week! Bicycling with backpacks for groceries, visiting restaurants, dinghying around the harbor, meeting people. Chris (of Deliverance) was sewing curtains for her 50’ boat, and told Mary Beth where the local fabric shop was. Mary Beth road her bike a few miles and came home with materials for a dinghy-motor hoisting strap and and ...
Getting to Green Turtle Cay
We finally pulled ourselves away from the pier at Old Orchid Marina. Every place starts to feel like home after just a few days. It was great to be back out on the ocean for a while today. To get to our destination we had to go back out to the Atlantic and back through the Whale Cay Channel. The ocean isn't too bad today so we made this passage without any problems. We ...
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Other places to stay in Great Abaco Island
P.O. Box AB20437, Marsh Harbour | Hotelfrom $99
Great Abaco Highway, Great Abaco Island | Hotelfrom $65
PO Box AB20571, Marsh Harbour | 5 star hotelfrom $319
Guana Cay, Great Abaco Island | 3 star hotelfrom $195