Thursday, September 30, 2010

Plazas and More Plazas

Full of surprises in it's many nooks and crannies, Lisbon has more than it's share of glorious plazas as well. This plaza, "Praca Do Comercia" sits along the riverbank to welcome travelers to the city.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010


Lisbon's timeless mode of transportation is Very popular with the tourists! The trams certainly beats walking the steep hills of Lisbon's varied neighborhoods!

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Sunday, September 26, 2010

The Journey Continues..

"The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page" ( St. Augustine)

Friday, September 24, 2010

Where's The State Line?

"They don't have these in Indiana either"....Brother Bill explores the coast!

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Water's Edge

An empty beach, an endless view and a delicious kind of September day.

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Bill The Sailor

"They don't have these in Indiana"... from the "Sibling visit gallery".

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Marine Patrol

Suffolk County's finest maintaining security and order on the Great South Bay.

Monday, September 13, 2010

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Empty Ferry

A sure sign that the summer of 2010 is on the wane, the ferry still runs but the beach is empty!

Saturday, September 11, 2010

Always Remember

A time to remember, ...a Time to weep, a time to mourn...a time to rebuild.

Friday, September 10, 2010

September Breeze

Plenty of wind this first part of September combined with comfortable temperatures make for ideal sailing!

Thursday, September 09, 2010

Marsh Creek

Pennsylvania's weekend sailors always in search of a body of water. :-)

Wednesday, September 08, 2010


Time to think about the September garden, time to switch from petunias to mums. :-)

Monday, September 06, 2010

Tranquil Sailing

Ah!..nothing like the solitude of a peaceful Labor Day sail on the lake! Someone here has the "right of way" but no one seems to care. :-)
(better appreciated in large format)

Saturday, September 04, 2010

Heads Up

Keeping one's head above water has become a goal, not merely a strategy!

Friday, September 03, 2010

Labor Day Weekend

In spite of Long Island's brush with Hurricane Earl, summer's unofficial finale looks like a banner weekend! :-)

Thursday, September 02, 2010

Rag Top Day

The quiet before the storm. Earl, with all the rain, wind and mayhem should arrive early tomorrow!

Wednesday, September 01, 2010

August's Last light

As August slowly sinks in the West I realize that September has become my favorite time of the year. After an excessively hot summer, September promises cooler temperatures, less crowded beaches and fewer boats on the bay. Oh yea, and all those kids go back to school! :-)