The winter stretches out for months in many parts of the world, and that’s a whole lot of time to have your boat all tucked up and not being used. Trust us, boating withdrawal is real. If you live in a place where ice and snow don’t put stop to boating activities, then there’s no reason you shoul...
Boats are simply incredible machines. They range from a bath-tub sized Jon boat all the way up to gargantuan cruise liners capable of carrying the population of a town. This staggering diversity shows not just in the size of the vessels, but in their use, function and, yes, price too.
Runabout is a humble term for the style of a boat which is anything but simple. It is used to encompass many different types of vessels – from bowriders, to centre consoles, RIBS, cuddy boats, or walk around style boats - – usually measuring 6 metres to 10 metres.
Retirement is a time to focus on you. The kids have flown the nest, work is a thing of the past, and you have endless days in front of you to either embark on adventures, or slow down and soak up the tranquillity.
It makes for excellent dinner party conversation when you announce that you live on a boat. You will see people’s eye light up as they imagine the adventures you experience, and the guts it takes to leave ordinary society for a different way of living.