Category Archives: Getting ready in NYC

Easter Egg hunt on the boat

Despite the not so promising weather forecast, we invited some of our friends to an Easter brunch. Jolanda was hiding some eggs and bunnies for a little exploration on the boat for our friends. I did install a handrail with … Continue reading

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Finally we got our winter clothes

Some of you might remember that we put most of our stuff in storage (including winter clothes) when we moved out of our apartment at downtown Manhattan. The last twenty month we missed some of the things which were locked … Continue reading

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Great Fender Company – TaylorMade

I made a great experience with TaylorMade Fender company. 3 weeks ago one of the fenders blew up, see picture below. I went to WestMarine to buy a replacement and saw that the label says “Lifetime” Limited Warranty, so I … Continue reading

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Temperature Stresstest

So last weekend was -15C (5F) felt like -25C (130F), the question was how is “Sky’s The Limit” coping. First exciting news: we have high speed internet on the boat, thanks to the engineer from Comcast who installed the cable … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

We want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a good start into 2019. This year was a though one but we came out at the other end. We are off to Jamaica for two weeks to recharge the … Continue reading

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Day 17 – WE MADE IT – Sky’s The Limit is home

What a relief, we made it back to Jersey City. A four day trip turned into a 17 day odyssey. A lot of ups and downs, very emotional but also very rewarding. We feel very proud of our persistency to … Continue reading

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Day 14 of our experience

So as you have read I surprised Jolanda to accompany her on the last of our journey. I was very scared that she is calling me in the bus during the 3 hour ride and finds out, luckily everything worked … Continue reading

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Day 13th – December 4th

So we are 13 days into our adventure to bring our beloved Sky’s The Limit up to Jersey City. So this means I have lived on our boat now for 13 days and nights  :-)! Day 13th was so beautiful! … Continue reading

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Scary

Marcus left Sunday night back to the city as he had meetings to attend. So I stayed by myself on the boat. I must admit I was scared. After 5pm there is not a soul on the marina during this … Continue reading

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First night on our boat

We spend the first night on our boat, we were so excited: Yesterday we drove from NJ to Colton Point Marina where we got handed our keys for the boat. Everything is installed and ready to move. Mark the friendly … Continue reading

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