Days Inn York
Travel Blogs from York
... and some r & r.
on the 9th we fly to Amsterdam until Nov. 25 th. The next newsletter will come from our new section after we get to Holland.
So what did we do in the bustling town of Demopolis the last few weeks? We painted the deck of the boat with 2 coats of white paint. See the pictures.
The adventure ...
A famous man once told me that the only thing you can be sure about in life is change.
First of all we haven't seen spike since the last big storm on the river. I hope he made it ashore and found happiness.
I have attached some pictures that will show you where we are in Demopolis and some taken by Mike and Dana of "Journey" as we arrived here and they helped us tie up.
... ahead. 2 real fears were debris and logs washed into the river we might hit and sink us or a barge tow looming out of the gloom. We had nowhere to pull off the river so we slowed to idle and kept a close watch. It only lasted for about an hour and cleared up just as we were approaching our anchorage ay an abandoned wood chip plant mooring facility.
Flat calm and clear we approached the entrance to find the water level waaaayy lower than we ...
... under the I-20 Interstate which is about the half way point for this journey.
The water here was extremely muddy and full of logs and limbs. Someone has to man the lookout for trash in the water while someone guides the tiller and two men handle the buckets.
They started off running great and then the old overheating problem reared it's ugly head. The new thermostat they just put on was not working right, so after talking with Bob Porter (who sailed with Joey's dad for many years and has a boat with this same engine), they decided to take the thermostat off and run it without. As you can see, this water ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking