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Old 28-11-2012, 12:33   #1
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We moved aboard our boat last July . We are headed home from our second cruise , so far .
Our first cruise was from Montgomery Ala to Destin Fl . Hurricane Isaac and our daughters wedding sent us back home from that one.

This second cruise was from Montgomery to Dauphin Island and we are now headed home for Christmas .

After the Holidays we are plannning our first major cruise from Montgomery to Key West . We plan to stay out for most of the 2013 year .

We are new to this boat and fulltime cruising , but old salts when it comes to boating and vacation cruising , having owned two small Bayliner cabin cruisers . We are some of the rare birds who go from power to sail .
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Old 28-11-2012, 12:39   #2
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and vacation cruising , having owned two small Bayliner cabin cruisers . We are some of the rare birds who go from power to sail .
Good for you making the switch from the dark side. Enjoy!
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Old 28-11-2012, 13:24   #3
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Welcome to CF Glenn and Joanne!
Have a lovely Christmas back home and wonderful first entire year of full time cruising next year .
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Old 28-11-2012, 14:08   #4
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I don't think your rare birds at all. I'll retire soon and "After Hours" and her 20+ GPH will go and I'll be on a sail boat also. Good Luck on your adventures...LL
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Welcome aboard, Glenn & Joanne! Have a great adventure, and a merry Christmas!
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Aloha and welcome aboard!
Good to have you here.
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Greetings.... and Welcome to CF
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