Making new friends, leaving friends behind. It can be tough on both ends. Eleven suggestions to make it easier. [More] Cruising & Friends
Thinking about cruising and wondering what the lifestyle and community are like?
What's a typical day like? What are boat cards? A dinghy drift? Is it tacky to grab something out of the dumpster?
These articles will give you a glimpse into the cruising life as it really is!
Everything you need to know about a cruiser’s net – what they are, how to join in and tips for best participation. Everything you need to know PLUS a chance to listen in! [More] The Cruiser’s Net
Anchoring and a cruiser gathering leads John Herlig to reflect on the right way to do things. And why your right way is best. [More] The Right Way
Attending — and participating in — local events is one of the more fun aspects of cruising and one that we really hadn’t anticipated! [More] Local Events
Make sure you keep cruising fun–for everyone! Here are a few things to think about to keep cruising enjoyable. [More] Keep Cruising Fun
Take a vacation from the boat? Why? Well, maybe you just need a change. And, if you do, it’s just fine. So do it! [More] Taking a Vacation from the Boat
Price, facilities, convenience–all good things to consider in a boatyard. But what kind of community does it have? [More] 🎧Community Matters, Even in Boatyards
Want to save money while cruising? We have a great resource that will give you a lot to think about. [More] 🎧How to Keep Cruising Costs Manageable
The cruiser’s net is the best way to get help and information in any anchorage. Here’s how to use it. [More] 🎧How to Use the Cruiser’s Net
A good old boat that has seen some adventures can still offer surprises in new problems. Here’s one cruiser’s story. [More] Old Boat New Problems