Fort Lauderdale, FL

January 5 - February 9, 2005

View from our breakfast table the first morning in Ft. Lauderdale

Timotha and Deb enjoying the hammocks onboard Windchime

The two sisters, Timotha and Linda

Our mooring field at Los Olas Marina

 We've been enjoying watching this blue heron that's been hanging out near Windchime

Bill, Linda, and Sally enjoying Goombay Smashes aboard Winchime

Deb, Diane, and Allen on the patio at their hotel

Crime Scene Investigation van in response to the dead guy in the hotel

Linda, Diane, Deb and Allen on the Water Bus

Downtown Ft. Lauderdale

Can anyone see the 3-foot long iguana sunning himself on the bricks?

Typical home on the New River

Joyce and Dave onboard Windchime

The new Sirius radio installation.  We got a 4-foot extension for the antenna, because it was cheaper than the 2-footer.

Askew idler pulley in our steering mecahanism (left) and the clevis pin that was supporting it (right).

Windchime after a wash and polish

Deb on an evening stroll down the beach

New idler pulleys

Passing through 17th Street Bridge on our shakedown cruise

Note all the cruise ships docked in Port Everglades

The Water Bus with a huge sailboat behind it

Windchime's mooring at Las Olas Marina

Our last shot of Fort Lauderdale, around 11:00pm