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John N. Jamieson

Sailing Tips Essentials - Ten Tips to Make You a Better Sailor!

What top ten sailing tips will help you enjoy sailing in the most fun and safe way? You might be surprised to know that it all starts long before you step aboard...

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Daniel Fournier

LED Lighting for Sailboats - How to Choose a Quality Marine Grade LED

What should a sailor know before installing LED Lighting on a vessel? Over the last 2 years, clients have asked me, time and time again, how to migrate to LED...

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The old port of Marmaris in Turkey has seen some intensive development in last years that has turned it into a coveted yacht charter destination for sailors looking for a trip in the Eastern

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 13, 2012

One of the oldest inhabited places in the Mediterranean, the old island of Sicily has still plenty to offer to tourists. This ancient place keeps revealing parts of its flavor and appeal to those to

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 12, 2012

Biograd is one of those places you have to see to believe. It's an old but lovely port city that reveals all the Croatian flavors and traditions to the intrepid sailing enthusiast, especially since

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 12, 2012
John N. Jamieson

Learn to sail faster and easier when you understand sailboat rigging terms used today in sailing. Sailing terms might seem a bit daunting, but learn these select few and you will be on your way to

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 11, 2012

Corfu is special among the myriad of Greek islands that pop up all over the Aegean and Ionian Seas because of its position, its long history and its vivid cultural life. This makes it a great

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 11, 2012

Kalamaki has one of the largest marinas in Greece which makes it the perfect place for a yacht charter holiday along the mainland coast or heading out towards the one of the many islands and since

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 11, 2012
Robert Waldvogel

This article reviews the 140-year history of the M/S Mount Washington boat. It then takes the reader on a 2.5-hour cruise on it on Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire.

By: Robert Waldvogel l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 10, 2012

A Yacht charter in Zadar is a wonderful alternative to spending a week by the Adriatic shores, since it affords you with incredible mobility and lets you experience the true meaning of freedom as it

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 07, 2012

With a long medieval history and an even longer nautical heritage, Split is one of the most famous touristic resorts by the Adriatic shores and certainly one of the best Croatia has to offer. And the

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 07, 2012

Phuket is famed for its wild and liberal party life, but for a select number of addicted sailors it's actually one of the best places in the country for a yacht charter trip. So take the time to

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 06, 2012

Some yacht charter regulars agree that Dubrovnik is one of the most beautiful medieval cities in the world, not just from Croatia. The fact remains that this is a very popular coastal town on the

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 06, 2012
John N. Jamieson

Look at today's blazing hot sailboat market, and you could find some super deals. But buyer beware! The real cost of owning a sailboat could be more than you think. Follow these easy sailing tips for

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 04, 2012
Gary Pierce

The challenges of living on a sailboat can be minimized if the occupants are patient and put safety first. The rewards of living on a sailboat are too numerous to mention... We lived on a sailboat in

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 01, 2012

Pula is one of the top tourist locations in Croatia, favored especially by those who take a liking to sailing and yacht charter in general as the local harbor is lined with marinas that offer yachts

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 01, 2012

Coming out as a developing nation focusing on the tourist industry, Seychelles plays a special role in the yacht charter industry in the region, being a hot spot of sailing activity with plenty to

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 01, 2012
Gary Pierce

Frugal living aboard a sailboat, is a side benefit of this fun and exciting lifestyle. Stop and think about it... When you anchor which is free, you have eliminated your housing budget. With a wind

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 30, 2012
Gary Pierce

How to properly anchor your sailboat...you need to know the depth of the water, you need to know how much chain you have attached to the anchor, you need to know the condition of the bottom, wind

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 29, 2012
Gary Pierce

How to name your sailboat is different for each person... it can reflect a lady's name, your profession, be clever... it all depends on you. We lived on a sailboat for eight years and we saw many

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 29, 2012

Did you ever want to sail the Thai coast? Now's your chance! With this comprehensive guide of what is cool and what's not in exotic Thailand, you'll be able to have the basic tool for a yacht charter

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 29, 2012

Although it's not a tropical paradise, a yacht charter holiday in Sweden does offer some unforgettable experiences such as the exquisite beauty of the Stockholm archipelago or the idyllic serenity of

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 29, 2012
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John N. Jamieson

Look at today's blazing hot sailboat market, and you could find some super deals. But buyer beware! The real cost of owning a sailboat could be more than you think. Follow these easy sailing tips for

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 04, 2012 lViews: 151 lComments: 0
Daniel Fournier

What should a sailor know before installing LED Lighting on a vessel? Over the last 2 years, clients have asked me, time and time again, how to migrate to LED lighting and what are the benefits of

By: Daniel Fournier l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 88 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

Travel the Caribbean in your own sailboat...we did so for 8 years. It was fun, it was safe, and not difficult at all, if you were patient when going from one island to the next. It was also very

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Apr 12, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0
John N. Jamieson

Learn to sail faster and easier when you understand sailboat rigging terms used today in sailing. Sailing terms might seem a bit daunting, but learn these select few and you will be on your way to

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 11, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

Frugal living aboard a sailboat, is a side benefit of this fun and exciting lifestyle. Stop and think about it... When you anchor which is free, you have eliminated your housing budget. With a wind

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 30, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0

One of the oldest inhabited places in the Mediterranean, the old island of Sicily has still plenty to offer to tourists. This ancient place keeps revealing parts of its flavor and appeal to those to

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 12, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0

Biograd is one of those places you have to see to believe. It's an old but lovely port city that reveals all the Croatian flavors and traditions to the intrepid sailing enthusiast, especially since

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 12, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0

Kalamaki has one of the largest marinas in Greece which makes it the perfect place for a yacht charter holiday along the mainland coast or heading out towards the one of the many islands and since

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 11, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

How to properly anchor your sailboat...you need to know the depth of the water, you need to know how much chain you have attached to the anchor, you need to know the condition of the bottom, wind

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 29, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0

Corfu is special among the myriad of Greek islands that pop up all over the Aegean and Ionian Seas because of its position, its long history and its vivid cultural life. This makes it a great

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 11, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0

The old port of Marmaris in Turkey has seen some intensive development in last years that has turned it into a coveted yacht charter destination for sailors looking for a trip in the Eastern

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 13, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Robert Waldvogel

This article reviews the 140-year history of the M/S Mount Washington boat. It then takes the reader on a 2.5-hour cruise on it on Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire.

By: Robert Waldvogel l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 10, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

How to name your sailboat is different for each person... it can reflect a lady's name, your profession, be clever... it all depends on you. We lived on a sailboat for eight years and we saw many

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 29, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

A Yacht charter in Zadar is a wonderful alternative to spending a week by the Adriatic shores, since it affords you with incredible mobility and lets you experience the true meaning of freedom as it

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 07, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
John N. Jamieson

When you learn to sail, you will hear different sailboat terms like monohull, catamaran, sloop, cutter, ketch or yawl. But just what does this sailing terminology mean? Follow this easy guide to look

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Apr 06, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

Phuket is famed for its wild and liberal party life, but for a select number of addicted sailors it's actually one of the best places in the country for a yacht charter trip. So take the time to

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 06, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

Some yacht charter regulars agree that Dubrovnik is one of the most beautiful medieval cities in the world, not just from Croatia. The fact remains that this is a very popular coastal town on the

By: Dragos Rusu l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 06, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Louise Goldstein

Your boat is one of your most expensive assets. Insured or not, it will cause you no great pleasure if it gets stolen. But boats, because of their value and, often, because of the negligence of their

By: Louise Goldstein l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Mar 21, 2012 lViews: 52 lComments: 0
Charlie Maine

Crustaceans don't care where they call home; your boat is as good as any. By investing in antifouling paint you can ensure that the only living thing on your boat is you.

By: Charlie Maine l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 52 lComments: 0
Louise Goldstein

Never a ship sails out of the bay, but carries my heart as a stowaway - Roselle Mercier Montgomery. The sea holds a special place in our hearts where adventures are made and tragedies arise. Many

By: Louise Goldstein l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Feb 14, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
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Seasickness is a horrible illness that strikes people down when they are sailing, and can make what should be a fun experience a lot more difficult. But what if you really want to go on a sailing or

By: Harvey McEwan l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jan 24, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

Sailboat cruising... Four ways to find out if it's for you. Sailboat cruising as a lifestyle is a lot of fun... It is something we did for eight years in the Caribbean. This lifestyle may or may not

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Apr 20, 2012 lViews: 31 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

Travel the Caribbean in your own sailboat...we did so for 8 years. It was fun, it was safe, and not difficult at all, if you were patient when going from one island to the next. It was also very

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Apr 12, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

The challenges of living on a sailboat can be minimized if the occupants are patient and put safety first. The rewards of living on a sailboat are too numerous to mention... We lived on a sailboat in

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jun 01, 2012 lViews: 39 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

Frugal living aboard a sailboat, is a side benefit of this fun and exciting lifestyle. Stop and think about it... When you anchor which is free, you have eliminated your housing budget. With a wind

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 30, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

How to name your sailboat is different for each person... it can reflect a lady's name, your profession, be clever... it all depends on you. We lived on a sailboat for eight years and we saw many

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 29, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

How to properly anchor your sailboat...you need to know the depth of the water, you need to know how much chain you have attached to the anchor, you need to know the condition of the bottom, wind

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 29, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

Ever dream of leaving the rat race behind... Exchanging commuting and a boring job for life on a sailboat. Such a drastic lifestyle change is not as far-fetched as you think it might be... We did

By: Gary Pierce l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l May 26, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0
Louise Goldstein

Never a ship sails out of the bay, but carries my heart as a stowaway - Roselle Mercier Montgomery. The sea holds a special place in our hearts where adventures are made and tragedies arise. Many

By: Louise Goldstein l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Feb 14, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
Louise Goldstein

Your boat is one of your most expensive assets. Insured or not, it will cause you no great pleasure if it gets stolen. But boats, because of their value and, often, because of the negligence of their

By: Louise Goldstein l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Mar 21, 2012 lViews: 52 lComments: 0
Daniel Fournier

What should a sailor know before installing LED Lighting on a vessel? Over the last 2 years, clients have asked me, time and time again, how to migrate to LED lighting and what are the benefits of

By: Daniel Fournier l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 88 lComments: 0
John N. Jamieson

What top ten sailing tips will help you enjoy sailing in the most fun and safe way? You might be surprised to know that it all starts long before you step aboard your sailboat. Use these little known

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 40 lComments: 0
John N. Jamieson

If you are anything like me, anchoring your sailboat in a quite, snug cove or harbor can be hard to beat. But how do you choose an anchoring spot that will provide you with a worry-free "night on the

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Feb 18, 2012 lViews: 31 lComments: 0
John N. Jamieson

Is sailing over the horizon more than just a dream, now with gas (and diesel) prices out of sight? Do you want to know the most essential things to look for before plunking down your cash on a

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Feb 12, 2012 lViews: 37 lComments: 0
John N. Jamieson

Learn to sail like a pro when you keep your sailboat shipshape and "squared away". Save tons of money on repairs, sailing gear replacement, and go sailing more. Use these seven top sailing tips to

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Feb 05, 2012 lViews: 37 lComments: 0
John N. Jamieson

Do you want to learn to sail, without the high price of sailing schools? In these tough times, we all are looking for free or almost free. And you can sail for free or almost free with five simple

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jan 29, 2012 lViews: 38 lComments: 0
John N. Jamieson

What sailing tips could you put into play today to make your small sailboat a safer platform for her sailing crew? Do your inexperienced crew members know the body motions they must use for safety at

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Jan 22, 2012 lViews: 37 lComments: 0
John N. Jamieson

If you want to learn to sail like a pro, practice the art of yin and yang. Remember those old Kung Fu movies where the wise master talks to the "Grasshopper" about having balance? Yin and yang? Wax

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Apr 18, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0
John N. Jamieson

Learn to sail with confidence when you know the safe, easy way to put sailboat winches to work. These mechanical devices save you time and effort and help you trim sails for power and speed. Read on

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Apr 11, 2012 lViews: 40 lComments: 0
John N. Jamieson

When you learn to sail, you will hear different sailboat terms like monohull, catamaran, sloop, cutter, ketch or yawl. But just what does this sailing terminology mean? Follow this easy guide to look

By: John N. Jamieson l Travel & Leisure > Sailing l Apr 06, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
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