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Dinner with friends

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Dinner with friends

After settling us in on SV Valerie, George and Valerie took us to a new Ialian restaurant : Elisabetta’s Ristorante in West Palm Beach. The food and drinks were excellent. But the company was even better! By

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We’re on a boat

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We’re on a boat

We’re on the lovely SV Valerie, a gorgeous and well set up Leopard 48, that we’ll help our friend George sail “out of the box” (North of the 30th parallel from June through November to avoid hurricanes). Irene obviously loves the Florida weather!

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Flying Again!

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Flying Again!

First flight in a year or so!

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Sky Club Again!

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Sky Club Again!

More almost back too normal: the Sky Club! Of course, like normal, too early for Mimosas or Bloody Marie’s …

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Traveling again!

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Traveling again!

It feels … almost normal: we’re in an Ūber on our way to the airport to fly! We’re off to help a friend sail a catamaran out of the “hurricane box.” So we’ll be somewhere between Florida and South Carolina fir a bit. Packing was weird: I traveled so much my stuff was ready to…

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Taking the ferry to Bainbridge Island to avoid driving I-5 South ou

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Taking the ferry to Bainbridge Island to avoid driving I-5 South ou

Taking the ferry to Bainbridge Island to avoid driving I-5 South out of Seattle on a Friday afternoon.

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On the ferry to Vingilótë

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On the ferry to Vingilótë

On the ferry to Vingilótë.

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We sort of managed to fit onto the ferry

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We sort of managed to fit onto the ferry

We sort of managed to fit onto the ferry. Sometimes being lucky beats anything else.

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Shower and Breakfast at the Dune Ridge Country House before taking off in Vingilótë

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Dune Ridge Country House Shower and clean clothes, courtesy of the awesome people at Dune Ridge Country House, and now a wonderful breakfast!

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And we found our friend Rory who will help sail Vingilótë to the U.S.

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And we found our friend Rory who will help sail Vingilótë to the U.S.

Europcar South Africa Immigration was fast despite six people handling two planes full, out luggage was waiting, Customs did not stop us, and we found Rory. Now a car.

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