Cruising & Chartering

Ahhh, living the dream! But what’s it really like? What do I need to know?

Tips and skills to help you have a great time, whether it’s on your own boat or a charter.

  • What do you DO all day? When you're just at anchor, doesn't it get boring? Is it just like vacation every day? Well, here's one of our typical days.

“Boat hair, don’t care!” might be fine out on the water, but the sun, wind and salt water can be pretty nasty. I’ve found a great product that doesn’t repair damage — it prevents it!

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