2008 Ashore...but not for long travel blog

2008 Ashore...but not for long

Bill travel blog
After four years living on Chapter III we have established a home base. Late in 2007 we saw our household goods for the first time in four years. They all fit nicely into the condo here at Oyster Bay. The winter of 2008 was spent on the third floor looking over the balcony at the boat.

The Solomons location has allowed easy access to grandchildren, the base wood shop and the local theater group. It is also the nexus of boating for the central Chesapeake and as such provides a steady stream of old and new friends from the water.

The plan is to continue cruising, returning to the Solomons condo in the Fall and Spring. This section of the journal reflects the duality of our new lifestyle as we complete round trips north and south in their seasons. As this is a travel journal, the time ashore will receive little coverage.
To find out where we are now, plan to visit current activities

Order: oldest at bottom ( reverse )

 
25 
 
 
Key West on the bow
 
24 
 
 
Major Decision Ahead
 
23 
 
 
Finally Florida
 
22 
 
 
Starts and Stops
 
21 
 
 
Heading South...in a hurry
 
20 
 
 
Ashore for a couple of...
 
19 
 
 
New York City and home
 
18 
 
 
Skipping along LI Sound
 
17 
 
 
Salem, Boston and Newport
 
16 
 
 
Dark Harbor, Rockland...
 
15 
 
 
Beautiful Belfast
 
14 
 
 
Buckle and Holbrook
 
13 
 
 
Canada, Conchs and Customs
 
12 
 
 
Campobello
 
11 
 
 
Saint Andrews
 
10 
 
 
Eastport's a favorite
 
 
 
Trafton and Roque Island
 
 
 
Frenchboro to Southwest...
 
 
 
Harbor & Hall to Rockland
 
 
 
Boothbay hideaway
 
 
 
On to Maine
 
 
 
Block Island Respite
 
 
 
Solomons to Block Island
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