Even the most seasoned cruiser sometimes forgets stuff. How to avoid it? Checklists are the key. Here are two that might help you. [More] Lists, Lists, Lists
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:
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When you revisit a cruising destination, how do you remember the important details of an anchorage or inlet? A log book can help. [More] Cruiser’s Memory Tool – A Log Book
When planning your route, you need to take several considerations. Here’s one example from the planning of one of our trips. [More] Route Planning – One Example
When are you too old to cruise? What you need to consider to make the decision that works for you. And to keep going as long as possible. [More] Cruising When Older – An Update
Why turn back if you’re already decided to start out on a passage? Lessons learned from long-time circumnavigators. [More] Should You Turn Back?
When Covid limits tourism, lots of small businesses pay the price. Here’s how we tried to support Bahamas businesses. [More] Supporting Bahamas Businesses
When you’re a newbie cruiser, it can be tempting to travel in a group. But is buddy boating the safest option? [More] Buddy Boating – Is it a Good Idea?
If you’re looking for a great sailing adventure video, I have a good one for you! [More] Arctic Sailing
Thanksgiving as a cruiser? Here’s what I’m thankful for. [More] A Thankful Cruiser
Is your fuel system ready for a long passage? No matter what the conditions? If not, here’s what you need to do to prepare. [More] How to Prep Your Fuel System for Long Passages