Monday, August 13, 2012

August 12th, 2012, Jill Rees & Family

Jill wanted to celebrate her daughter's return form College , So she invited the family for a spin on Biscayne bay. It was so quiet. we raised all the sails, but RA could not move without any wind. so we motored to key Biscayne. they seem to have enjoyed the day in spit the lack of wind. very unusual occurrence on Biscayne Bay the best place to sail in the country, So you all have to come back in a windy day here is what they wrote in the log: " Thanks, we enjoyed the trip even with the lack of wind, the Rees

Saturday, August 11, 2012

August 8th, 2012, Joe Singer & Friends

It was spur ogf the moment. Joe wanted to show his friends from Nwew York the best that Miami has to offer. So he decided to take them for a short spin on Biscayne bay. It was a beautiful afternoon. The had a good time. here is what they wrote in the log: "To the world s best captain.
It was great All the best, Joe Singer"

August 8th, 2012 Brigitta Valenti

This was the third time Brigitta schedules her trip on RA. Finally we got nice weather for her. I had Joseph as a crew and Doris as a crew in training. She happen to be from Germany and also their neighbor . Here is what they wrote in the log:
"Thank you for taking all the six of us on such a beautiful day. All of you are very charming and Knowledgeable, The Raff, Valenti & Alster"

Monday, August 06, 2012

August 5th, 2012, Cami, mirett& Amir

Mirette , Cami's Grand daughter, Inas's oldest, Came to a short visit to the US. Amir and Cami brought her to Visit the Magic City, Miami. No Visit to Miami is completes without a short Sail On our Great Biscayne Bay. It was a nice afternoon, and we all enjoyed the sail and each others
company. Here is what they wrote in the log: "One of the best rides for sailing. I really enjoyed so much the sailing and the family gathering. God bless RA and it's Captain uncle Asaad, Yours, Mirette, Inas's Daughter)" It was great trip with RA and her Captain Dr. Asaad. I enjoyed it so much, Thanks Asaad, Amir Azmy" " Wonderful Captain and wonderful RA. We really enjoyed the trip. God Bless them, Camellia Nashed(Cammouna)

August 5th, 2012, Alex Perez

Alex and his brother and his sister wanted to fulfill his brother's last wish. So they chartered RA to take his Bother's remains to Biscayne bay. He loved the water and the bay and that is where he wanted to be. It was a serene day, just fit for the occasion. Portia came along to help. here is what Alex wrote in the log: " Dear Captain Asaad, Thank you so much for your guidance on this special occasion. In loving memory of Antonio Perez. M
ay he rest in Peace, The Perez Family, Alex, Anthony & Miriam"

Thursday, August 02, 2012

August 2nd, 2012, Beth Lebowitz & Family

They are new to Miami. Her daughter and her boyfriend were here form the UK. Oliver , who is a sailor, suggested a sailing trip on our great Biscayne Bay. Beth text-ed me last night, concerned about the weather deteriorating and requesting a trip today. was really a good move on her part. We had great weather all day.They were also great crew. Everybody participated in the activities. What a lovely family to share a day on the water with. Here is what Beth wrote in the ship's log: "Thank you for the ocean breezes and the introduction to the Miami waters. Wishing you the best in future sailing. A good time was had by
all, The Lebowitz family & Oliver"

Wednesday, August 01, 2012

July 30th, 2012, Ramon , Bader & family

Ramon was here from Brazil with his family and friends. he just showed up at Dinner key Marina and wanted a sail boat to take him and the family for a spin on Biscayne Bay. well I was ready to do it. I also invited my friend Valery who came with her fiend Nick as crew. It was a quiet day. we stopped in the middle of the bay for a swim and some fishing. the kids got a great kick out o catching a lot of fish. the wind subsided, so we motored home. here is what they wrote in the log: "Thank you so much for this unbelievable experience! kids loved fishing for the first time Ramon Volkart" "Thank you Captain for this trip,my family enjoyed it, Bader eda" My camera was low on battery, so I am waiting to get some pictures from Ramon to add to the posing.