Category Island Hideaway

► Birth of the Sun: December 21, 2016

WEDNESDAY 21 DECEMBER 2016 – Winter Solstice Journey: Triple L Estate – Calvert Marina fuel docks, Solomons – Island HideAway – Triple L Estate Just an afternoon out to enjoy the day. The only boats out on the water were work boats. We first took the opportunity to top up on fuel. We hailed Calvert […]

► Our Finest: October 7, 2016

FRIDAY 7 OCTOBER 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – out towards the base – Kingfishers, Solomons Island – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island – Greg and Dee’s – Triple L Estate We headed towards Solomons Island for a late lunch. Because we have gift certificates for Kingfishers, that’s where we decided to eat. On our way, […]

► Family Affair: August 12, 2016

FRIDAY 12 AUGUST 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – Island HideAway – Drum Point – Cheasapeake Bay – Triple L Estate – Island HideAway – September Song, Calvert Marina (walk to Hidden Harbour) – Triple L Estate Matt’s step-brother, N, and his family, are in the Washington DC area on holiday. Matt invited them down […]

► Neighbors: August 5, 2016

FRIDAY 5 AUGUST 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – Island Hide Away, Solomons Island – Calvert Marina fuel docks, Solomons – Tiki Bar, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate Lori, Matt and I went for a late lunch at Island Hide Away. While there, Shaun happen to call Matt to see what he was doing. […]

► Ship Happens: July 10, 2016

SUNDAY 10 JULY 2016 Ship Happens Journey: Triple L Estate – Kingfisher’s, Solomons Island – walk to Striped Rock to see Matt – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island – Stoney’s, Broomes Island (209.3/208.4) – Triple L Estate Barry thought it was too windy to go out on their boat, so they came over to our house […]

► Vessel Visiting: June 27, 2016

MONDAY 27 JUNE 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – the Beach – Triple L Estate Passengers Journey 1: Matthew, Captain Kristine Journey: Triple L Estate – September Song, Calvert Marina – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate Passengers Journey 2: Lori, Matthew, Captain Kristine Matt wanted to use the fly bridge today, since […]

► Sea Shanty: June 9, 2016

THURSDAY 9 JUNE 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate   Calvert Marine Museum has been advertising hosting a monthly Pub Night with local performer. Tonight kicked off the summer series. I expected to be sitting outside in the concert area, having drinks, […]

► Land of the Rising Sun: June 4, 2016

SATURDAY 4 JUNE 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – Striped Rock, Solomons Island – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island – Solomons Yachting Center, Solomons – Tiki Bar, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate           As we approached Solomons Island we saw Coast Guard leaving. I did the polite wave as we passed […]

► Seafarer: May 26, 2016

SATURDAY 26 MAY 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate Lori, Matt, Matt’s friend – Liz, and I went for a late lunch – early dinner on Solomons Island. Of course we chose Island Hideaway. As expected we had a fantastic meal. We sat outside, on the patio […]

► Flotilla: August 23, 2015

SUNDAY 23 AUGUST 2015 Journey: Triple L Estate – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate – The Beach – Triple L Estate The neighbors invited us to join them for breakfast. We accepted. The kids, G and J, asked if they could ride with us. I said yes, if it was ok with […]

► This is a Yacht: June 28, 2015

When we pulled into the slip we called up to the kids to get their life vests. I’ve never seen two kids scramble so fast to get their vests and run down to our boat.

► National Offshore Grand Prix: October 4, 2014

SATURDAY 4 OCTOBER 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Patuxent River – Triple L Estate – Tiki Bar, Solomons Island – Island Getaway, Solomons Island – Anglers, Solomons – Triple L Estate This morning we had an incredibly high tide. With over 2 ½ hours before high tide water had already begun to cover the […]