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Old 04-05-2015, 06:51   #1
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Sailing Beach Boys' "Kokomo"

Has anyone ever sailed the locations (in order) mentioned in the song "Kokomo" by The Beach Boys?

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Old 04-05-2015, 11:46   #2
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Re: Sailing Beach Boys' "Kokomo"

Well, seein' as how Kokomo is in Indiana...:

I'm not sure how one could.

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Re: Sailing Beach Boys' "Kokomo"

Okay, let's set aside that the "Kokomo" in the song doesn't actually exist, doing the other places "in order" would make absolutely NO SENSE.

Why would you go from Aruba to Jamaica, then to Bermuda, and then all the way BACK to the Bahamas? You're right there. Stop in the Bahamas on the way to Bermuda! And of course you end up back in Jamaica (unless the "Montego" in the song is just another imaginary place, and does not refer to Montego Bay).

No, no sense at all. They're all nice places, worth visiting. But definitely NOT in that order!
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Re: Sailing Beach Boys' "Kokomo"

The song says "in the FL keys" .... I haven't found that but there is a Kokomo beech in Hawaii. That would add a few miles to the Quest...
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Re: Sailing Beach Boys' "Kokomo"

There's a lake east of Kokomo, Don't see any sail boats on Google, but there are some pontoon boats, there's no beaches that I can see.

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