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We said farewell to beautiful Savannah and her even more beautiful motel rooms. Tonight we would once again be going all Bear Grylls, with some hardcore outside living.
The drive to Charleston only took a couple of hours, so we arrived early afternoon. Our campsite had huge tent sites, so we shared a single pitch between the four of us. That's right, camping just got cheaper folks.
Louise once again would be ...
"Comme tout ce qui compte dans la vie, un beau voyage est une ouevre d'art."
"Like everything that counts in life, a lovely trip is a work of art."
... grow things here mainly fruit and vegetables but back in the day they were producing cotton. The owners who live there have been here since the 50s and opened it up to the public since then. But this plantation has been around since the 1800s after the trees were planted and was a major part of Charleston history as a result.
After the Plantation visit, which included the House, backyard and Creeks surrounding it, Slave Cabins and the Oak Alley of course, I was picked up by ...
... former potato farm. 'Nuff said. I took a few photos, one of a One Off tea harvester, invented here and two videos. The first shows the area near the factory and the second is a few seconds of the road back from the plantation. Most interesting to us was the way the trees reach across the highway and overlap each other. Much like driving in a tunnel. We're back in the Spanish Moss country again and it's very mystifying.
We took ...
... came in between the groins. I wimped it and dropped sails before the channel. We were making 12 knots and surfed to 13.5 with only a
reefed main immediately before I dropped the main.
Still learning and trying to get the comfort zones of her handling. I did learn a lesson late at night though. I had the Auto Pilot on and the Chart plotter tracking us. I tried to get an eta
reading and somehow pushed the ...