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Escape from Whittier: August 11, 2014

Rain was still pouring in Whittier when we returned through the tunnel from sunny Turnagain Arm where we’d seen the belugas.  Wind was still whipping through the marina, pushing… 957 more words

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving to the Gone Floatabout subscribers!  A couple of the blogs I read have been posting 50 things they’re thankful for, and I liked the idea so thought I’d put up mine!  413 more words

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10 Amazing Forgotten Explorers

Sometimes it’s not enough to be the first, to go the farthest, or even to chart the uncharted. Historical memory can be a fickle mistress, which is why we’ve decided to right historical injustice and celebrate the oft-overlooked pioneers of exploration. 1,793 more words


Beth Leonard: Author, Circumnavigator, and Motivator

How many people have you heard say, “Someday I want to sail around the world?” How many people do you know who have actually done it? 296 more words


A blog award!

Thank you to A Family Afloat for nominating us for the Liebster Award!

The Liebster Award helps bloggers connect: one person nominates various blogs he or she enjoys reading, asks them some questions, and then they nominate other blogs.  1,606 more words

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Voyage of the Magellan

The Voyage of the Magellan

(for Thornco Productions)

“Mrs. Clinton, I now have my view—
And acknowledge all warnings as true:
Ah, confession belated! 16 more words