Setting up in Fort Lauderdale
Pam Wall, the Ocean Cruising Club (OCC) Port Officer for
Writing this entry from the boat I realise that I do not have any photographs
of the lovely guest annex owned by Bill and Kamla Vandershoot that we have been
able to rent. I will update this diary entry to include those when I get
Suffice it to say we are well set up in a duplex apartment with a balcony with views over a canal and obliquely to the Inter Coastal Waterway.
We spent a week organising a rental car and finding various things that
On Friday we attended a Seven Seas Cruising Association pot luck supper
where we were made most welcome and bumped into Ruth and Herb Weiss who we last
The highlight of the week was an outing to the South Florida Scottish Society’s Burns Dinner. A whiskey tasting by Diego helped the evening along together with a great mini band performance and an excellent dance band from Nova Scottia. The haggis was duly piped and addressed.
There was even a birthday cake.