Destinations

Desirable Destination: Washington, DC

By Capt. Eileen Murphy | Posted November 2006 | Add a Comment

Cruising the Capital | JulyAs you pass under the George Mason Memorial Bridge and see the tidal basin off your starboard bow, you’ll start to spot them through the trees. First comes Jefferson. Then...

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Desirable Destination: Montauk, Long Island

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted November 2006 | Add a Comment

Fallin' for the East End | SeptemberIt amazes me that no matter what the weather forecast is on Labor Day weekend, Long Island’s South Shore waterways are jam packed. It appears that this is everyone...

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Desirable Destination: Costa Rica

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted November 2006 | Add a Comment

Springtime Retreat | AprilFor many boaters April is an okay month to be on the water. While there are some nice days, consistently great boating weather is in short supply stateside. But there’s an...

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Desirable Destination: Hudson River, New York

By Capt. Eileen Murphy | Posted November 2006 | Add a Comment

The Richness of America's Rhine | OctoberGolden hues of burgundy, orange, and brown cling to the treetops, and the smells of apples and pumpkins fill the air. Get the hot cocoa ready because there’s...

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Desirable Destination: Half Moon Caye, Belize

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted November 2006 | Add a Comment

Back of Beyond | NovemberBelize is justly famed for subtropical ecotouristic jaunts, diving along the Western Hemisphere’s longest barrier reef, and other far-flung adventures. Much of the country’s...

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Desirable Destination: Berry Islands, Bahamas

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted November 2006 | Add a Comment

Bahama Mama | MarchChester," I yelled in order to be heard above the static of a bad cellphone connection. It crackled all the way to Little Harbor Cay, an ocean-washed coral postage stamp Chester...

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Desirable Destination: Tortola, British Virgin Islands

By Jeffrey Moser | Posted November 2006 | Add a Comment

New Year, New You | JanuaryI'd been told that after I landed at Tortola's Beef Island Airport, I must get to my destination in the British Virgin Islands (BVIs) via boat. Even if you're staying on...

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Emerald Bay

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted November 2006 | Add a Comment

You'd be hard-pressed to find a yacht owner who hasn't heard of or been to the Exumas. This Bahamian chain has been a favorite destination for decades, for good reason: crystal-clear waters, natural...

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Desirable Destination: Abaco, Bahamas

By Jeffrey Moser | Posted November 2006 | Add a Comment

Far Away but so Close to Home | FebruaryGreat Abaco Island is a large, crescent-shape island protected from the Atlantic Ocean along her eastern flanks by a string of barrier islands. Between the...

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Casa de Campo

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted September 2006 | Add a Comment

The Casa de Campo Yacht Club takes center stage in the 356-slip marina.Several years ago I was introduced to Casa de Campo, through word of mouth from a friend who owned property there. He couldn’t...

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Top 10 Dock-and-Dine-Restaurants in America

By Barbara Dobkowski | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

What greater pleasure can there be than easing into a dock after spending a day cruising the waters of a beautiful locale and enjoying an elegant dinner alfresco or in the fine dining room of a...

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