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Old 30-10-2014, 08:08   #16
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Re: Storage costs on the hard: FL vs Caribbean

Originally Posted by FLLCatsailor View Post
Green Cove Springs is slightly more accessible than Rio Dulce ....

I've had to travel there for work a number of times, and can see why it is so cheap... I call it the "Rio Dulce Shuffle"

Fly into Guatemala City, negotiate terrible traffic in a very rough city in a unreliable rental car, drive 4-8 hours on a one lane pot hole ridden road, arrive in one of the most beautiful places in the world, and repeat the process for the return.

As much as I love Rio Dulce I don't think I would ever keep my own personal boat there... To remote, and too far downwind.
You must have gotten lost as the hwy to the Rio is 2-4 lane freeway. Dry storage here is about 2x that of Green Cove Springs. Costs are going up for a wet slip also, new Gov regs are causing the marinas to up the rates. There is now even a West Marine.

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