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Actaually Killarney, I'm Canadian. It's just that I've spent more than 20 years in South America.

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But have you tried cuy? We might have it had been cheap enough to throw away.

We really like Ecuador and Peru and are looking forward to seeing something of Brazil.

Back home on Lake Ontario after something over 36,000 nm circumnavigator. Not surprisingly there is a lot of stuff I want to get done on Ainia both cosmetically and functionally. Getting an early start so it will be ready to go for next summer (Lake Superior?).
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I used to eat cuy quite often when I was in Peru. I quite enjoy it. I'm looking forward to seeing you in Brazil when you make it here.

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Island dreaming for the snowbound

Land fall approaching, somewhere out here, so many islands, so little time. Off to the next group of Islands..
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Yes, "snowbound" is dreaming of da isles.

No culture on this side of the rockies, plus not much snow.

So pictures will have to wait.

Dig this thread Matt keep it up.

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Re: Cultural Aspects of Off Shore Cruising

This is the culture of the PNW.


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Looking good! Bet you had a great trip. Have we ruined you yet? Next boat is gonna be a ?
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Re: Cultural Aspects of Off Shore Cruising

More PNW culture:




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