Travel Blogs from Block Island
I want to keep this short and painless since 7/10th of my friendships are sustained based upon the fact I have a black hole in my thoracic cavity where my anatomical heart should reside, which some people find endearing. Gotta please my people. So I've been trying to make sense of some "thing" that blatantly defies all logic. Here's my beef: how can a person, in 120 hours, rob you of your apathy and make you feel stuff? You sit there in the aftermath, disheveled ...
So far so good, bikes purring and off heading east then north up long island towards ferry to new England, Connecticut.
had the great idea to take some ocean and beach shots, not such an easy trail to the beach and ended up stuck in the sand, so first off road adventure pretty much ended in disaster although it was a laugh. I did not see the ...
Good Monday morning
Up early and off the dock at 7:15am, a gorgeous sunny morning! flat calm seas, blue sky, no fog ...now this is cruising! Leaving Newport with no fog is beautiful strange when we came in Through the fog we saw nothing and there was lots to see. We have a long day of cruising today.
Ill upload a few pics from this morning.
We ended ...
... The Breakers was built in 1895 by Cornelious Vanderbuilt II. 138 thousand square foot summer mansion, stunning attention to detail. The preservation society of Newport county runs the tours there are several of the mansions open to the public.
We enjoyed a late lunch on the water then I shopped a bit and Bryan napped :-) a very nice hot but not too hot(76f) sunny day in Newport. We met a number of our neighbors on ...
... a cab in Newport on a Saturday not a good plan...but finally we got one and now Sunday can be chore for :-).
We we sat for the first time at the stern (cockpit) of the boat in the sun sipping our cocktail....doesn't get much better than that.
Had dinner at a wonderful steak house the end to a perfect day!
Tomorrow is mansion touring day