Monthly Archives: July 2020

Whitebird and crew say goodbye…

To place Whitebird into storage we had to do several things. One of the main parts was to put the sails down. It was a lot of work to do it. First you had to set the sails and then you could bring them down. On Monday 13th July our boat was hauled out of…
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Passing the finish line!

Having finished the ICW in Norfolk we entered the Chesapeake Bay. Since the Chesapeake Bay is quite big you needed 140 miles from Norfolk to Georgetown. We made a three day trip of it to avoid night sailing. The last bridge we crossed was next to Annapolis and high enough. So we didn't have to…
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A wonderful boat’s ride

When driving the "old" Intracoastal Route we passed some old bascule bridges, 2 locks and a "normal" 65 feet bridge where we touched with our antenna the bridge ;) passing an old railway bridge Experience with a lock All over this tour we saw a beautiful nature - partially untouched for a long time... Within…
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A heart for sailors

The hospitality of Elizabeth City was unbelievable! Dieter talked to an elder man at the dock where we parked our boat and told him by accident that we needed to go to Walmart. The next morning Greg was there again and explained us that we could take the white SUV on the parking space from…
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