We were new to the idea of chartering a
Day Charters in the
Typically I schedule my sailing charters to begin with the onset of the tropical breezes at around eight thirty unless my guests like a late start, in which c
Buddy, my pet wolf. can hardly wait for the dingy trip to the National Park Service pier to get his business done, I become more fully awake on the quick trip in and also get a chance to check my email messages at my booking agents nearby marketing kiosk.
Before motoring back to the sailboat, I’ll get a bag of ice to make my rum punch a real impression. My rum punch might not have the customary eleven herbs and spices, but the unique blend of coconut, orange, pineapple, and lime juice sets the mood not to mention the three blends of rum. Once Back on board with everything set, I’ll return back to the National Park Service dingy dock to retrieve the charter guests.
They are usually pretty happy and in fact, still very happy even if they’re waiting unsheltered during an unusual five minute warm rain shower.
My showtime begins with a seamlessly transparent introduction followed by boat ride ………………
During the c
By the time that we have stepped on to the dingy, I’ll begin to strategically prompting for volunteers for the tiller and coiling the lines. I prefer raising the main sail from the m
By the time that the anchor /mooring is rele
Without setting any records, we’ll also have the jenny(jib/Genoa) unfurled before it seems like we are even clear of the anchor/mooring. Teamwork works well on a sailboat and in my cruises, the more the merrier. Huck Finn should have a proud moment in his grave
Initially, we’ll head out the channel and then towards the coral reefs of which the precise destination will be decided upon after we round the point and determine the wind direction coming off the steep hill.
Like it or not, my routine h
The sailboat w
but an overnight with that crowd in the tight quarters would probably lead to some life-changing repercussions for the survivors outside a few days of close-in living. For this sailboat, overnight and beyond works well for a couple on a trek, an extended cruise, or that mission with a time element involved regardless of the island pace or weather conditions.