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Old 14-11-2007, 20:08   #1
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Sailing nOOb here !!

Hey guys, just picked up a starwind 27- plan on taking her from houston down to panama, maybe even more south- depending on how it goes !! the girlfriend and i plan on riding the coast most of the way. . .

any links to check out? or 'must reads?'

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Old 15-11-2007, 00:06   #2
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Hi Ted,
As I'm from over the other side of thepond can;t give you the advice, but welcome you and your lady to the site. Hope you find it as useful as we do.
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Old 15-11-2007, 01:23   #3
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Welcome aboard from a displaced Canadian. Not my cruising area but I'm sure someone out there has done this before. Lots of experienced folk here.
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Old 15-11-2007, 02:48   #4
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Nor mine, but miss Houston and Galveston, welcome!! have a beer in the Gingerman for me!
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Okay, so I’m jealous…

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Old 15-11-2007, 12:38   #6
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These folks cruised extensively in the western Caribbean and their logs are well worth reading:

BoatUS.com Cruising Log
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Aloha Ted,
Did most my sailing on the other coast so can't help but can wish you a welcome aboard!! I hope others will respond specifically to your questions as well.
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Old 15-11-2007, 13:46   #8
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Thanks for the warm welcome, everyone

Thanks for the link- looks like quite a bit of good info there !!
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