After our last guests departed it was bittersweet, a season coming to a close with all the memories so fresh and the excitement still very palpable. The crew sitting down together for a meal and getting out on the water one last time for a couple of hours fishing and relaxing, then the work begins. The glamour of the shutdown is everywhere, details to scrub, everything we carefully put together just a few weeks ago we are now dismantling and stowing away again. Put away for another season. Just hours later and the sun is setting fast, reminding us of the changing season, shortening of the days and what lies ahead until we are ready to do it all again when the next season draws near….