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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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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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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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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 […]

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Boatlife 101 Sailing Holidays 101

What to wear on a sailboat? (Sailing Outfit 101)

What sailing clothes should you choose when your friends invite you on a sailboat trip? When your date wants to show you off during a sailing regatta, what sailing outfit to choose? No worries, we got you covered! In the following paragraphs, we will dive into all the different aspects of a sailboat wardrobe to […]

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7 steps to buy a boat (Boat acquisition 101)

Buying a sailboat or a motorboat can feel pretty scary. The chances are high that a boat acquisition will take a heavy toll on your wallet, whatever the price tag. We have been there and know how lost one can feel in the vast boat market. How frightening the price tags can be or how […]