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Leg 7 Just when we thought it was all over……..NOT

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Coming into Santa Rosalia…will anchor in the marina tonight. Yhay, showers with unlimited hot water.

 

 

 

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At our delicious rotiserie chicken lunch restaurant where we were served delightful margaritas (again)…we happened to bump into Frankie and Lowell’s friends M & M (Myron and Marilyn). Small world!

 

 

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And here’s the five of us … cozy as can be.

 

 

 

 

 

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Our tour guide Bill showed us all the sights thoughout Santa Rosalie including the museum, Santa Barbara church built by Eiffel, the hotel at the mine, and the bakery…mmmmmm.

 

 

 

 

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Stopped for ice cream and refreshing

bevies (squeezed orange juice on the spot).

 

 

 

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Digging for gold…

 

 

 

 

 

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Fernando was kind enough to take a shot of us dining at his Pizza Restaurant.

 

 

 

 

 

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Oh Boy…Mike’s Runway Pizza.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Garlic Shrimp….yum!!

 

 

 

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A little light excersize before dessert.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Dooble Dooble had Dooble Dogs for dessert.

 

 

 

 

 

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Bill successfully got us out of the marina at 4 am this morning for the long sail across the Sea of Cortez….

 

 

 

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Our last sunrise at sea.

 

 

 

 

 

And now the serious tales begin…..IMG 3030

 

 

 

First we spotted a Marlin…

 

 

 

 

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Then we saw spectacular whale tails….they were also breaching, mating, and blowing….

 

 

 

 

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Left speechless…

 

 

 

 

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And still the tales continue….Mike snags a Dorado.

 

 

Beautiful…these are the best eating….on ice as we speak.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Bill still on a break????????OMG!

 

 

 

 

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Keeping Score….as usual Mike C’s idea. Great wins by all!

 

 

 

 

Okay Lowell – this is truly the last blog from the Hollow Leg Crew. Lisa, we hope you enjoyed all of our meals haha.

Patient Liane.. finally figured out the blog stuff.. so the credit goes to her too!

See all our land lubber friends soon.

XOXO

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