San Carlos Bound…But Then What?

In all honesty, this is still very much a work in progress.  We have a few scenarios that continually evolve as we near our starting date.  These are the few items that are set in stone. 1) Starting Point: San Carlos, Mexico on the Sea of Cortez View Larger Map **If...
Baja Bound: Isn’t There a Drug War Down There?

Baja Bound: Isn’t There a Drug War Down There?

It would be an understatement to say that our family, friends and even complete strangers are worried about our safety in Mexico. We had similar concerns when beginning this process, so we began researching and listening to folks that have lived and cruised in Mexico...
Confessions

Confessions

This post must start with a confession. A confession about myself and an accusation about my lovely fiancé. We both suffer from severe Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. At least when it comes to boats, that is. In our incessant, all consuming hunt for the perfect boat,...
Why Are We Doing This?

Why Are We Doing This?

     As we begin to tell friends and family of our impending trip, we have encountered a wide range of reactions:        –  Most are extremely excited for us, some have some have said that they’re jealous, some that we’re doing what they’ve always wanted to do....
The Revised Starting Point

The Revised Starting Point

     Well, we’ve been narrowing it down a bit. What started as a search that basically included anywhere in coastal US, Caribbean, or Central America, has now been refined to either Southern California, the Sea of Cortez, or the Pacific coast of Mexico. We scratched...