2018 Miami Sailboat Show Preview

For the last decade or more, the sailboat section of the big Miami boat show, called Strictly Sail Miami, has been held at Bayside at Miamarina near downtown Miami. The powerboat section of the show moved to Virginia Key, next to Key Biscayne, two years ago and has settled in

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All That is Gold Does Not Glitter

What started as one man's search for adventure and treasure led to discovering the wonders of cruising in South America  (published September 2016) It was the mid-60’s, and at 22 years of age, with little money but big ambitions and a case of gold fever, Charles Cavness and a college

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Kourou, French Guiana

A gritty, yet fascinating stopover on the way north from Brazil  (published September 2014) “Why not just go to the Bahamas like everyone else?” [caption id="attachment_6733" align="alignleft" width="486"] Crew left to right, Gail, Jason, Darren and Salwa[/caption] There was a definite tone of annoyance in his voice, and I can’t

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