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Captain Hook

Despite getting the fuel cleaned in Isla Mujeres, the starboard engine on Happy Times continued to run at less than peak performance. We relied on the port engine as usual as we motored overnight from Key West to Key Largo. … Continue reading

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America’s First Undersea Park

The last time I visited John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, I was a freshly certified scuba diver exploring Molasses Reef and French Reef, blowing bubbles with my sister, brother-in-law and a couple of friends. We were on a 10-day … Continue reading

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The Road Trip

Ordinarily a road trip is synonymous with fun. There’s the fun of piling into a single vehicle jammed with suitcases, books, boxes and a cooler and the swapping of jokes, sodas and candy. There’s the fun of heading down the open … Continue reading

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