Not That I'm Planning to... But, If I Was to Leave the Raleigh, Cary, Apex Area...

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Not That I'm Planning to...

But, If I Was to Leave the Raleigh, Cary, Apex Area...

Lighthouse Beach, Eleuthera

OK, my dear readers, before you get your kilts all up in a bunch, I am NOT leaving the Raleigh, Cary, Apex area any time soon!

But, if I was...

I'd definitely consider moving to the remote Bahamian island of Eleuthera!

Even though we just returned from our much needed vacation, my girlfriend Christy and I are already making plans to go back.

Eleuthera is absolutely gorgeous.

The beaches, the snorkeling, the people... all spectacular!

We got to fly first class...

First class! The only way to fly!

We rented a house on the water...

Finiterre - Our home away from home in Eleuthera!

A beat up old Jeep to get around...

Hey, the AC workedd and it started every day!

Took in some "cultural" activities!!!

Kalik - The beer of the Bahamas!

Watched a tornado come and go in about 5 minutes...

Run Dorothy!

And every day we explored the heck out of that island...

The Atlantic side of Eleuthera

Lighthouse Beach, Eleuthera

Eleuthera!

Eleuthera!

Hanging on the Glass Window Bridge in Eleuthera

Cruising around on Harbor Island...

It was tough leaving Eleuthera. But, like we said to everyone we encountered, "We're not saying goodbye. We're saying we'll see you again soon..."




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John McCormack
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Eleuthera - Looks like paradise to this desert rat!  I'd be saying see you again soon too my friend!  

June 28, 2012 07:55 AM
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Anita Clark
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Craig: An amazing vacation that has me so jealous!  Love all the amazing photos and so glad you had a wonderful time!

June 28, 2012 08:15 AM
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Eric Proulx
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Wow, if you ever think about getting a time share I'll start saving up paychecks right now and split it with you! looks absolutely amazing

June 28, 2012 08:29 AM
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The blue is so blue---no place for the blues that is for sure.  Welcome back.

June 28, 2012 09:19 AM
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Kristine Ginsberg
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Craig - I'm so glad you posted photos of Eleuthera and I remember that gorgeous turquoise water! I'm so glad you had such a spectacular vacation and got some well deserved R&R. It's good to see you back, but I'd be lying if I didn't say I'm a little jealous! I so want to visit a Caribbean Island and may have to return to Eleuthera!

June 28, 2012 09:29 AM
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Judy Jennings
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I am so jealous Craig! That looked like a fabulous trip. Good for you (and Christy).

June 28, 2012 10:30 AM
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Wanda Kubat-Nerdin
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Craig, Your vacation looks heavenly (except for the tornado) I am going to check that area out further. Good to see you back!

June 28, 2012 11:50 AM
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Donna Foerster
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What a beautiful place, Craig.  Thank you for sharing it with us.  I'll be adding a visit to Eleuthera to my bucket list!

June 28, 2012 03:07 PM
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Nick T Pappas
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Craig, first things first...WELCOME BACK...YOU WERE MISSED!!  I've visited some of the Eastern Caribbean Islands, even the Bahamas, but Eleuthera is absolutely gorgeous...I'll definitely have to pay it a visit.  And how cool was it to capture that tornado/water spout?

June 28, 2012 04:28 PM
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Lou Ludwig
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Craig

What can I say life is good in Eleuthera.

Good luck and success.

Lou Ludwig

June 28, 2012 04:50 PM
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Jill Sackler
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You guys look very happy. I'm sure you had the best time ever.

June 28, 2012 07:04 PM
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Ellen Caruso
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Craig, sounds like the perfect get away, and an adventure with Christy must have virtual Heather jealous. Some gorgeous photos too!

June 28, 2012 07:46 PM
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Juli Vosmik
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Craig, I'm so glad you had a marvelous time.  Love the pic of the tornado - wild looking.  Isn't it great exploring new places?

June 28, 2012 08:35 PM
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Craig, Absolutely beautiful...Glad you had such a great time and took us along on your trip via your great photos ~ We enjoyed the sights and the amazing views!

June 29, 2012 04:34 AM
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Craig Rutman
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Hey all,

Thanks for the warm welcome back and for stopping on by and sharing our little getaway with us.
More people commented on this blog than we saw the entire time we were away! OK, not really. But pretty darned close to it!
If you ever truly need a relaxing, peaceful vacation in a beautiful setting, you just might want to consider Eleuthera.
It was all that and sooooo much more.
Contact me and I'll give you all the "must know" details prior to making a trip there.

Thanks again,

Craig

June 29, 2012 06:36 AM
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Sounds wonderful!  You had me at "first class"!!!  That tornado had to be a little frightening...glad it passed by quickly!  Loved the pics....welcome back!

June 29, 2012 03:06 PM
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I can see why you want to go back to Eleutra.  Absolutely gorgeous, Craig.

June 30, 2012 09:47 PM
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Craig- first... I think that is the first time I've seen a non-photoshopped photo of you!!! Seeing your pictures of Eleuthra makes me want to go.  Glad you got your much deserved vacation. 

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