Monthly Archives: April 2016

Day 58.  Revictualling and repairing in Poughkeepsie

The photo above is dedicated to Professor who bought much more beer than food when we were in Darwin last year. This was prior to our extended trip through the Kimberley where there is no opportunity for revictualling for over … Continue reading

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Day 57.  Back to Whites Marina, NY

Large day on the road from Augusta, Maine back to be onboard Gracie in Poughkeepsie NY. Seven hours on the road and our third day of being in four different states. Total of 1800 miles or about 3000 kilometers covered … Continue reading

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Day 56.  Beautiful and amazing Maine

We drove through the Harbour at Portland ME, where over 260 Liberty ships were built by women during World War 2. Then onto the city of ships, Bath ME, where the Bath Iron Works, now owned by General Dynamics continues … Continue reading

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Day 55.  Rhode Island to Maine

What a difference a day makes, today doesn’t have a cloud in the sky. All the nonsense weather from yesterday has blown out to sea over the Atlantic Ocean. We loved Newport, particularly the narrow waterfront streets. Checked out the … Continue reading

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Day 54.  Blizzards and Newport, Rhode Island.

The expected cold snap today presented as a blizzard when we left Colchester, Vermont. We abandoned our plan to drive east through the White Mountains State Park because of the hazardous conditions and we wouldn’t have been able to see … Continue reading

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Day 53.  Lake Champlain and Vermont

We had a 9am departure from Schoharie NY and came by Schenectady NY to pick up a depth sounder as the one on Gracie is only working intermittently. Stopped at Whitehall, formerly Skenesborough and met Marie, who gave us a … Continue reading

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Day 52.  Woodstock and the Catskills

  The car rental company picked us up at the marina and took us to their depot to get setup in our hire car. First stop was an hour and a half west to Yasgur’s Farm to visit the monument … Continue reading

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