We arrived later than expected to US Virgin Island of St. John, after a very rough three-landing attempt into St. Thomas that included two last minute aborted landings, an insanely scary amount of turbulence through 'swirling winds' and an unscheduled stop in San Juan to … [Read more...] about Welcome to the Frontier!
Even though I grew up in Austin, I moved away before I was old enough to really appreciate the level of weirdness the city embodies. So this visit to Austin, we took opportunities to explore some of the awesome places we had only heard about. This past weekend while … [Read more...] about Video Edition: Cathedral of Junk
Time Frame: March 7 - 21, 2010 Miles Driven: 1229 After an extended stay in Florida catching up with family and friends, checking out sail boats and making new friends - we decided to head on to Austin to be in the area while SXSW Interactive was going on. With so … [Read more...] about Travelogue: Orlando to Austin (SXSW)
Time frame: January 20 - February 20, 2010 Miles Driven: 1776 After an extended month long winter and holiday stop in St. Louis visiting Chris' family, it was time to head south for the remainder of the winter. Cherie previously lived in Florida for 12 years before we … [Read more...] about Travelogue: St. Louis to Florida
As planned, we spent Saturday and Sunday this past weekend at the Miami International Boat Show and the co-located sailing focused Strictly Sail Miami. Though these events have traditionally been very distinct, the no-longer-appropriately-named "Strictly Sail" has … [Read more...] about The Miami International Boat Show
Since Saturday afternoon, we've been camped along the Indian River in Titusville, Florida - right off Highway US 1. We've been enjoying a completely awesome nomadic rendezvous with Sean Welsh and Louise Hornor of Our Odyssey as temporary neighbors (it's our first in person … [Read more...] about Video Edition: STS-130 – Launch of Space Shuttle Endeavour