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Bimini Trip June 27th - July 2nd 2021

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Hope that cruise actually happens....will be interesting when the cruise ships start operating again....but perhaps it would be a good time to go as perhaps they won't run the boats full????
Right now it doesn't look good.. think saw some were just canceled through March.

Might be good time to mention this to wife again :)
 

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Right now it doesn't look good.. think saw some were just canceled through March.

Might be good time to mention this to wife again :)
Yeah....not sure they'll be operating then....time will tell - will depend on how fast and how effective the vaccine really is. June will likely be right on the edge....perhaps May - since all the spring break cruise traffic will be a huge money maker....assuming people WANT to go....(if I've been vaccinated I probably would)

In addition, cruises from Baltimore, Charleston, Jacksonville, Long Beach, Mobile, New Orleans, and San Diego are canceled through February 28th, while Carnival Legend sailings out of Tampa are canceled through March 26.​
 

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We are not planing on leaving the house until April. That being said, if we put aside the political shit and pay a bit more attention to CDC recommendation we should see the number drop like a rock end of April beginning of May.

If you are planing for vacation in the summer you should try to book now, I anticipate a ferocious vacationing summer and therefore high prices.

We are planing to go overseas, so we only have to suck up the flight cost not hotels and restaurants
 

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Anybody ever docked at brown's marina? Im hearing its considerably cheaper than bimini bay. But its on the other side of the island.
 

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Anybody ever docked at brown's marina? Im hearing its considerably cheaper than bimini bay. But its on the other side of the island.
Only to visit Big John’s restaurant it’s kind of a run down marina I wouldn’t want to leave my boat there long term with amount of traffic that rolls by there you would likely take damage over the week.
 

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Only to visit Big John’s restaurant it’s kind of a run down marina I wouldn’t want to leave my boat there long term with amount of traffic that rolls by there you would likely take damage over the week.
Agree....every boat coming up the channel passes browns and many don't heed the no wake buoy (or sometimes its MIA). Also, no floating docks just piles.
 

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Only to visit Big John’s restaurant it’s kind of a run down marina I wouldn’t want to leave my boat there long term with amount of traffic that rolls by there you would likely take damage over the week.
I was thinking the same thing.
 

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So true. Still, so worth it!
I really loved taking my kids, it was a bit unnerving at times, perhaps, but just enough to put the fear of God into their young hearts, I felt.
Not to get philosophical but there is nothing like being out there in the ocean, away from an ipad screen, with no land on the horizon; it will make you feel one and the same with the universe, pretty quick, lol.

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My kids still complain why are we not crossing to Bimini this year. My daughter loves to drive the boat full throttle. She has a need for speed. Hopefully we make the trip in 2021 or 2022 depending on how crazy it is outside. As of now sticking to the lakes. Plan to road trip to different lakes in surrounding states next year.
 

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On a side note I got my brother addicted to boating. I Lent him my boat for the winter after training him for a week. He says it’s the best time of his life enjoying the surrounding lakes in Orlando with his wife and kids. I am glad he is happy and I hope he embraces this lifestyle.
 
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