Off to Bimini (part II)

Four sailing students and I departed our dock in Ft. Lauderdale on March 31st, 2013 aboard the 51′ sailing vessel Gitana and headed south to Fisher Island in Miami. This would be the start of two advanced ASA sailing courses offered at Blue Water Sailing School. After successfully anchoring, we had a dinner of grilled [...]

Off to Bimini (Part 1)

Crossing the Gulf Stream to Paradise

Let’s have some fun and cross over to Bimini from Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Ernest Hemingway wrote about the Bimini chain of islands, in The Bahamas, in his ‘Islands in the Stream’. There was even a small museum dedicated to him, his work, and his fishing in the heart [...]