Category Archives: Adventures

Boating, Camping, RVing, Cruising, this category covers it all.


Snow birding 101: When Weather Happens

We’ve had some rainy, chilly and very windy days here in Marathon, and it’s no fun to be cooped up in the trailer for days when it rains or the winds are blowing at 10 […]

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Snowbirding 101: What Type of Snowbird Are You?

The Captain and I are new at snow birding (which is defined as people from the northern U.S. and Canada who travel south to warmer climates, such as Florida, Arizona, Southern California, the Caribbean, etc. […]

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Traveling the ICW: Wrightsville Beach, NC to Charleston, SC

Wrightsville Beach to Myrtle Beach We finally left Wrightsville Beach on Tuesday, October 6th around 11:45 a.m., after five long days in port.  Before returning the rental car, we made a trip to Harris Teeter […]

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Standing Still on the ICW: Wrightsville Beach, NC

Disclaimer:  This is a long post, so go and grab a cold (or hot) beverage, and sit down and enjoy. October 1, 2015:  The weather was definitely not on our side on Thursday.  We went […]

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Traveling the ICW: Coinjock, VA to Wrightsville Beach, NC

Wednesday, September 30: We have been watching the weather very closely. Tropical Storm Jaoquin had been upgraded to a hurricane and was predicted to make landfall in the mid-Atlantic and Northeast sometime over the weekend. […]

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Traveling the ICW: Norfolk, VA to Coinjock, NC

I suppose I should have started the initial ICW post with the following details:  The Captain owns a 31′ powerboat.  Boating is a serious hobby for the Captain, and he has owned several boats, and […]

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Traveling the Intracoastal Waterway (ICW) Kent Narrows, MD to Norfolk, VA

The Captain and I are on an exciting adventure, traveling down the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (ICW).  We left on Monday, September 28th from Kent Narrows, Maryland, navigating through the Miles River and Eastern Bay to the Chesapeake […]

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Camping At Assateague – National Park Side

I camped from August 9-15 in Assateague Island on the national park side with a girlfriend. Once again, the Captain drove the travel trailer out to our camp site, set everything up and then left. […]

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Glamping: Assateague State Park

Late last month, my Mom and I went “glamping” (glamour camping) in Assateague State Park.  This was my first experience camping on the state side of Assateague.  All of my prior camping experiences were in […]

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The Big Camping Adventure: It’s A Wrap

We left Tampa at 8:00 p.m. on Friday evening, to get a few hours on the road before stopping for the night.   We got to the Georgia state line rest stop on I-95 north […]

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