Category: Pacific

Surprise, Surprise! A visit from James and an inland trip to Guadalajara and Guanajuato

As many of our family and friends know, James and I managed to surprise Mike for his 60th birthday when James turned up at the “Gecko Rojo” in La Cruz on Saturday 20th February. Obviously Mike’s birthday was not for a further week but, as those same people know, he is not averse to celebrating …

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A few anchorages between Zihuatanejo and Puerto Vallarta

The distance from Zihuatanejo to Puerto Vallarta is approximately 370 miles and Mike and I broke the trip up by making eight intermediary stops. The first leg [137 miles] was the longest and took us to the north anchorage of Punta Cabeza Negra. On leaving Zihuatanejo/Isla Grande we hadn’t been sure whether or not we …

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A very Jerie Birthday, A Happy Hampson Christmas and a Valkie great New Year!

Well, this post is probably more for my and Mike’s reminiscences than anything because having shared a brilliant 17days with John and Jerie [who left “Peking” on the hard in Rio Dulce, Guatemala and came across to Zihuatanejo to join us and “Nauti Nauti” for Christmas and New Year] those memories just have to be …

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