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The ultimate sailing gift guide for every sailor budget

No matter your budget, there is a perfect sailing gift for everyone. Find the best sailing gift for the sailor in your life below.

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Sailing Holidays 101

Best sailing holiday destinations in the Mediterranean Sea

For 18 months, we sailed across the Mediterranean Sea. From the coast of Israel all the way to Spain, anchoring in Cyprus, Turkey, Greece, Italy and France. We sailed both winter and summer, enjoying the quiet shoulder seasons and the bustling sailboat charter high seasons. Each one of the places we have been lucky to […]

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Sailboat Tech 101

How to afford a sailboat and become liveaboards

You have been dreaming about setting sail to remote destinations? To leave it all behind you and start living on a sailboat between dolphins and turtles? You would prefer waking up to the sounds of waves splashing against your sailboat instead of the sounds of cars and busses? No worries we got you covered on […]

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Boatlife 101

how day charters can pay your liveaboard life (Boatlife stories)

Today we are talking to Marisa and Ej, about how a few months of day charter can finance your liveaboard life.

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how to run an online store from a sailboat (Boatlife stories)

A fairytale of entrepreneurship and boat life. No better way to describe the fantastic story of Phil and Roxy. I sincerely enjoyed this interview, loved how they both shared their financial story and how being a liveaboard impacts your health, world views, family and relationships.

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Sailboat Tech 101

Electrical needs on cruising sailboats (determine your power consumption)

Sailors increasingly equip their cruising sailboats with many instruments to increase security and comfort on board (navigation instrument, communication, home appliance). But it all comes with a high increase in electricity needs.

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Nuclear technician and textile designer on a sailboat (Boatlife stories)

A family of five and their dog with the dream to escape social “normality” on land for a year ended up never going back. This is the story of a courageous couple who faces adversities with a problem-solving attitude and reinvented themselves to create financial income streams to support their family life at sea.

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Boatlife 101

Selling Properties from a Catamaran (Boatlife stories)

How land-based income streams can finance your sea-based life. Victoria and Mike have swapped the rainy British islands for sunny days in the Mediterranean Sea while running their property business back in the UK.

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Sailboat Tech 101

Lead or lithium marine batteries for your boat?

What are the different types of marine batteries and which marine battery should you choose for your boat. Lithium or lead battery? Deep cycle or starter battery? Wet cell or AGM marine battery? We talk you through it all.

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Sailboat Tech 101

Electrical Energy on Sailboats (Boat Electricity 101)

How to generate electrical energy on Boats. An introduction about Sailboat Electricity including information about batteries, generators and inverters.

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5 sailing apps every sailor should use (Boatlife 101)

Best sailing apps every sailor should use to navigate their sailboat adventures. Let’s be honest. Mobile phone apps have invaded every aspect of our lives, and it is no surprise that sailors rely more and more on their little companion, the smartphone. They help us navigate, allow us to sleep while they keep anchor watch […]