The next day we went to the beach at Ixtapa, just a five minute walk from the marina. The beach is very large, both long and wide, and it was not crowded at all. Lucky battled the waves with his boogie board, and the waves won. The surf was breaking hard and very close to the beach, resulting in numerous face plants and wipeouts. After the beach, we cleaned up and joined Cat and Tim on the bus to Zihuatanejo. Once there, Rosé and Cat did some shopping, while Lucky and Tim dra...

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February 2014 – Costalegre Mexico

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May 22nd, 2014 by

January 31st – February 16th: Marina Puerto de la Navidad (Barra de Navidad)

After we completed our check-in and the short tour of Barra, we explored the resort property. It’s the Grand Bay Resort Hotel

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Blast It Out

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October 4th, 2013 by
Blast It Out

This is a very simple, but helpful product. It allows you to clear clogged hoses with a garden hose. This is invaluable on a cruising boat. We had problems with our stateroom A/C, and we found that there was a clog somewhere between the output of the seawater pump and the condenser. We simply connected the blaster to the output hose of the seawater pump, turned on the water, and observed a bunch of blackish goo coming out of the thru-hull: problem solved!...
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