I used my new XCVR and my short portable dipole down in Ft Pierce Fl, over Thanksgiving. The rig, antenna, feedline and tools all fit in a camera bag and it was easy to setup. I made some 800- 1000 mile contacts on 1 watt and drank a few beers and smoked a stogie while doing it!
Short Dipole strung between two Palm Trees
QRP While Lounging Outside