SeaKnots

Now that the Cuba embargo appears to be lifting, I'm curious if anyone here would boat there. I'd like to see Cuba, but I just don't know. You?

Tags: Caribbean, cuba

Views: 42

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

I said no Internet limits me to weeks, not months! :)
Okay, you're good to go then.. :-)
we'll miss you Rob !
I figured we could fly him back on the G550 after a few weeks if no internet..would be a shame if he missed out!
When do we set sail?
not sure, only in the planning stages..seeing if there's much interest!
Would love to go. And if they lift the damn embargo I will.
Why spend US $$ in a still dictator-run country? Is this a cruiser's forum or not - sail somewhere friendly like Isla Mujeres or Costa Rica.
Was hoping to hit them all!
John,
I'm not the least bit political. I don't give a rip about the gummint of a country. The money I would spend is not going to make or break a dictator or a semi dictator, or anyone else. Hell, we are getting closer and closer to a socialist country. Don't like that either. So, if it's legal, and somewhere I would enjoy going, I'm gonna go.
I just hope that if they open their doors to American tourists the drunken "spring break" crowd doesn't ruin it for us. Nothing is worse than a place being spoiled by a bunch of people who can't behave in a foreign port. (Besides, they tend to drive up the price of drinks.)
I'll probably move my boat back to Fla. or down to Texas coast once Cuba is opened back up. You could spend many, many months just sailing around that island going bay to bay, fishing or diving spot, etc. All in our backyard. You betcha!

RSS

Latest Activity

Marlene Anne Sassaman liked Marlene Anne Sassaman's blog post When you come to the fork in the road.....
7 hours ago
Marlene Anne Sassaman posted a blog post

When you come to the fork in the road.....

It was an adventurous, albeit cultural experience as my friend Linda Rincones and I drove from Punta Cana to Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic. Initially we traveled west toward Boca Chico where we approached our first fork in the road. Confidentially we chose the wrong prong. After a ten kilometer cruise we took a gander through a neighborhood which luckily led us back to the correct prong. A few hours later we approached three more forks. We took each one in stride appreciating our…See More
13 hours ago
Chris joined David VanDenburgh's group
Thumbnail

Lake Michigan Sailing

A group dedicated to Lake Michigan sailing, plus interesting information about its history, features and interesting places to cruise
yesterday
Chris joined SeaKnots's group
Thumbnail

Beneteau Corner

The place for SeaKnots members with an interest in Beneteau
yesterday
Marlene Anne Sassaman posted a blog post

Buenos Diaz Donde Bavaro

Hola,Who was the first to coin the phrase, "It's not the place, it's the people?"  i don't know.  maybe  someone will take the time to research the author.  not me, not today, Afterall i am surrounded by a wonderful  family of brothers, their  wives and my best friend while embracing this province.See More
Friday
Paul P replied to GaryG's discussion Maintainig teak companionway doors in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Hi Gary, honestly I haven't tried purchasing it since I bought my 2 quarts. I'm only half way into the first quart after 2 years. Of course I store it properly (or so I think) so I'm hoping to have enough for another 3-4…"
Thursday
Joe Shults is now a member of SeaKnots
Thursday
GaryG replied to GaryG's discussion Maintainig teak companionway doors in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Paul, I heard about TeaQua, but I can't find it to purchase. I was told its no longer made.  Where do you get it?"
Wednesday
ADVERTISE ON SEAKNOTS CONTACT US AT: SeaKnots@SeaKnots.com

© 2014   Created by CAN DRAC.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service