WATCH: City Paper editor and paddle board Jimmy Buffett with dolphins


city ​​paper Editor Chris Dixon joined singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett for an afternoon of paddleboarding among dolphins between Folly Beach and Sol Legare Island.

Dixon, a longtime friend of Buffett, said the “Margaritaville” musician helped him develop the idea for his book, The ocean: the ultimate manual of nautical knowledge.

“I used to travel with him and blogged about it from 1999 to 2000,” Dixon said. “I’ve been fortunate enough to call him a friend and writing mentor ever since.”

Dixon’s book, co-designed with Buffett and co-authored with Jeremy K. Spencer, is the perfect guide to enjoying the ocean. a mutiny, wetsuit 101, life raft cooking and tying the much needed fishing knots.

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