Staying Safe at Sea

(published June/July 2017) While the rest of the world is worried about terrorism, it’s easy to feel safe from attacks when living aboard out at sea. Days go by without seeing another boat. The vast majority of cruisers never have to be concerned with safety; thousands of good-hearted people have

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Year One

From landlubber to liveaboard  (published Dec/Jan 2016-17) I had been dating my boyfriend for just a few months when, over a fancy Valentine’s Day dinner, I shared my desire for adventure and change. “Well, I actually have the perfect tool for that,” he said, referring to his Downeaster 32-ft. sailboat.

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