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Cruisers

January 2008 in Shelter Bay Marina, Colon Panama Leslie Banks and Jim Massey on Triology January 2008 in Shelter Bay Marina, Colon Panama April and Bruce Winship, Assistant Managers Excellente January 2008 in San Blas Islands Magic Show Aboard SHIBUMI Herb Linder and Margo Callaghan aboard Bokonon January 2008 in San Blas Islands Dianne Siebrasse

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Cruisers 2007

January 2007 in Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela Dorothy Silvernail, Dianne Souza, Bente Cooney February 2007 in Curacao Roger and Sue Lloyd on NEOS February 2007 in Curacao Gloria and Brad Smith aboard Kindred Spirit February 2007 in Spanish Waters, Curacao Jack, Austin, Jackie and Tyler Hunt on Barbara Ann February 2007 in Curacao Terry Furness

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Cruisers 2003

November, 2003, in Rota, Spain Harm Smit aboard Grot Beer checking the weather fax with Chris Lambertsen December, 2003, in Rota, Spain Leslie Ann Duncan aboard Dotty Dee teaching Jackie the professional way to cut Chris’s hair November, 2003 in Rota, Spain Barry Bullen on Samarang, Lena Akerlind on Atlantis, Lindy Bullen on Samarang, Riitta

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Cruisers 2004

New Year’s Eve, 2004, in English Harbor, Antigua Bill and Cathy Nation aboard Sogno di Mare New Year’s Eve, 2004, in English Harbor, Antigua Caroline and Nick aboard Stark Jammer New Year’s Eve, 2004, in English Harbor, Antigua Jill Windle aboard Altair and Erik Lambertsen aboard SHIBUMI with Caroline aboard Stark Jammer New Year’s Eve,

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Cruisers 2005

February 2005 at Jost Van Dyke, BVI Chris, Karen and Mike Laughlin, Don and Karen Finucane March, 2005, in Marigot, St. Martin Elizabeth Ann Cobb and Eddy Belin April, 2005, at The Baths, BVI Rayna Yvars, Lauren Stewart, Jo and Greg Yvars May, 2005, in Charlotte Amalie, USVI Chris with Bob Armstrong of Beans &

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Atlantis

It was a great day for Jackie when Lars and Lena Akerlind decided to move their sailing yacht Atlantis from K dock to G dock.  SHIBUMI was berthed on the lee side of the marina quay which provided excellent shelter, but the rest of the cruisers were docked on the other side.  The marina is

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Sea Swalllow

October, 2003, in Faro, Portugal Jackie and Chris Lambertsen aboard SHIBUMI with Jacquelin and Bill Bennett aboard Sea Swallow February, 2004 Chris and Bill after a satisfying meal in El Puerto October, 2003 Bill showing Chris where the cut for the cork starts October, 2003, in the Algarve Bill studying Roman design for folding chairs

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Boats of The Med

Working Boats Sardinia: Oceanographic vessel Corsica: Standard offshore trawler Mahon:  Ro-Ro “ferry” Palma:  In port, don’t worry about the 42 mph ferry speed Sollier:  Jackie’s favorite bay fisher Mahon: Larger version day picnic boat. Antraidx: Old wealth classic Maddelana: New wealth sheik & sleek Not a schooner, not a ketch Pollenca: Classic Palma Yards Palma

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Crime in the Med

Subtle  Crime Incredible, flexible prices:  It is one thing to change prices to maximize the season.  The blackboard approach in a cafe in Bonifacio, Sardinia, illustrates the issue.  Prices rose in June, again in July, to a high in August, and then back to June’s prices for September.  For example, a one bedroom, one bath

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