Sunday, February 17, 2008
Skipper Buds - Sunday Update
I have tried to get in touch with Skipper Buds and they are not answering the phone. Here are some additional links to news coverage: http://www.suburbanchicagonews.com/newssun/news/797659,5_1_WA16_BUDFIRE_S1.article http://whyc.clubexpress.com/ http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/chi-boat-fire_webfeb16,0,6260589.story http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/chi-boat-fire_bothfeb16,0,6890698.story What I find interesting (and somewhat disturbing) is that there is almost no news coverage. For example, I have seen posts that suggest that 6 boats were damaged, 4 boats were damaged, etc. Most sites link back to the CBS Chicago TV station that had the helo up. More when I get more.
It has been raining most of the last three days. Everything is slippery. It is well known among cruisers that falling down the companionway ...
Proving it is not easy to get internet and phone service that keeps working in Indonesia. Fair winds and following seas :)
There has always been a great interest in knowing how much to budget for the cruising life. The answer is always "it depends." I t...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bUcT0PdkcUo&sns=em Fair winds and following seas :)