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Sailing Log – Ensenada to Cabo San Lucas

Thursday 3/24 – Ensenada We arrived in Ensenada around 10:30 a.m. after the overnight passage (about 120 miles) from Avalon, Catalina.  We called Marina Coral on the VHF were we had made a reservation online.  They didn’t appear to have our reservation but a guest slip was available.  The marina had dock handlers waiting for […]

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Finally sailing – San Martin Island, Baja California Mexico

Hello all, Happy Easter from Adagio! It’s been quite a while since my last post and as anyone following this blog knows we have finally cast off the dock lines and headed south. I am writing this post while anchored off of San Martin Island which is about 100 miles south of Ensenada. We arrived […]

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Leaving the Dock

We finally departed Newport Beach last Friday.  It was six weeks passed our planned departure date, but schedules kind of went out the window.  After waiting out a few storms that rolled through and deciding to do a few last minute projects, we sailed out of Newport Harbor. Our first stop was Avalon on Catalina […]

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Don’t Mess with Mother Nature

We’ve been working hard to get the boat ready to depart Newport Beach. Our planned departure date is (was) tomorrow. But, mother nature has decided to make other plans. After weeks of just beautiful weather here in Newport, there is rain forecasted for this weekend that will sweep through Southern California and onto to Baja […]

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We’re Still Here!

Well, the plan was to leave California for Mexico by the end of January.  But, it is February 1st, and we’re still at the marina in Newport Beach.  Today I’m grateful that we’re in the marina, because the so-far lackluster El Nino has decided to show up in the form of some rain yesterday and […]

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Merry Christmas from Adagio!

So much has happened in the last month that we haven’t had time to write about it!  Adagio was stuck in the boatyard in San Diego for much longer than we anticipated.  Once she was pulled out, the guys got to work pealing the hull.  As Mike mentioned, he took on the task of modifying […]

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Hello world!

Ok… so, I’m just trying to get a handle on this website/blogging thing.  My intention is to have this website updated for friends and family to follow our journey as we travel around the world in Adagio, our 1979 Cheoy Lee Offshore 41 sailboat. We are planning to depart Newport Beach at the end of […]

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