Dream Boat Cottage
Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz
... and the wind still teasing us, we untied the boats. Once again we were disconnected from land. We headed out through the narrow channel. Outside the jetties we hoisted our sails. We only had 15 miles to go to our next stop so we had plenty of time to enjoy a nice lazy sail. We were not disappointed. The wind was blowing 10-15 knots and with all of our sails set both boats moved along at a nice easy pace.
Next stop Moss Landing.
... It certainly made up for the areas which weren't visible. We then travelled onto Santa Barbara for light refreshments. Certainly favoured for the rich and famous. Arriving back at San Clemente into warmer climes. Congratulations to William and Kate on the birth of a baby ...
I convinced Pedro to go on a thrilling ride where we were shot into the sky, and then jolted back down to earth.
After much anticipation and waiting in line, we were locked in securely into our seats, yet Pedro's sunglasses didn't hold in his pocket. We laughed very hard as Pedro came back down to Earth as a stylish Pirate, rocking his Ray-Ban ...
... Simon and Jon rush in from work at 6:30 pm, and scurry down to the water to check out the waves, race home to change so that they can have 1 1/2 hours to catch their waves - anyone for Jon and the perfect one for Simon!! Through binoculars, I figured out which of the surfers they were - no easy task when everyone is dressed in black.
I could happily live here if it wasn't for the cost of medical insurance!!
... She bought her first race bike here too. So much friendly help she got from Johan, a Dutch triathlete that has been living here in SC for 14 year. Thanks again! They trained in the open water as well. Thumbs up for being very brave: not to get scared because of the presence of so many creatures of the sea.
I put my rented surfboard on the roof of the jeep to meet up with Ed and others every day pretty much. Ed is the California surf ...
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