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Advice for a Family Bareboat Charter

By Chris Caswell | Posted July 2013 | Add a Comment

What better way to spend time with family than on a bareboat charter in an exotic locale? Follow these simple guidelines and you and your kids will never forget your adventure.

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Six Great Summer Cruises

By PMY Staff | Posted June 2013 | Add a Comment

A great summer cruise can change your outlook—if you do it right. A refreshing breeze, a quick dip off the transom, and the feel of a hull swinging at anchor can improve anyone’s attitude. Six salty...

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Vicki and Maynard Smith Interview

By Chris Caswell | Posted March 2013 | Add a Comment

Globetrotting cruisers Vicki and Maynard Smith make the most of their time on a Marlow 76LR.

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Admiral Philip A. Dur Interview

By Kevin Koenig | Posted September 2012 | Add a Comment

After a 30-year military career, retired Navy Admiral Philip A. Dur has earned the right to cruise in style.

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Great Loop Cruise

By Peter A. Janssen | Posted August 2012 | Add a Comment

Peter Janssen shakes hands with the heart of America on a 700-mile leg of The Great Loop aboard a Beneteau 34 Swift Trawler.

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Weekend Warrior

By Capt Bill Pike | Posted August 2012 | Add a Comment

Capt. Bill Pike discovers another side of the Pacific Northwest—and himself—on a Grand Banks Eastbay 46 SX during the ultimate three-day weekend.

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6 Tips for Cruising Home Waters

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted August 2012 | Add a Comment

Cruising home waters, even for few days, can introduce you to people and places you’ve never seen before! Here’s how to make a truly unexpected adventure happen

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A Cruising Adventure from The Dominican Republic to Florida

By Peter Swanson | Posted July 2012 | Add a Comment

  A delivery from the Dominican Republic to Florida on a neglected Post 42 reminds two experienced cruisers that not every boat is what it seems.

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Off the Chart

By Bentley Collins | Posted April 2012 | Add a Comment

An experienced boater mucks up a fancy meal. I’ve been fascinated with charts since I was a youngster. When I look at one I see adventure, places where no one else goes. So it’s all the...

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Sailors-turned-powerboaters

By PMY Staff | Posted March 2012 | Add a Comment

The further adventures of our sailors-turned-powerboaters. We were taking our first cruise after making the switch from sail to power. We were certainly nervous about handling our new Marlow 57...

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Die-Hard Sailboaters Switch to Powerboating

By Text and Photos... | Posted September 2011 | Add a Comment

How do life-long cruising sailors switch from a much-loved Beneteau 423 to a Marlow 57E motoryacht after just three months of boat shopping? We aren’t entirely sure ourselves, but we do know...

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JeMaSa - 164-foot Megayacht

By Alyssa HaakPhotos by Jim R... | Posted June 2011 | Add a Comment

There are no Jetways at the Antigua airport. As soon as the doors of my plane opened, I plunged directly into the warm Caribbean air. A man sang greetings, and a woman distributed plastic cups of...

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Cruising the St. Johns River

By Kevin Koenigphotos by Jense... | Posted December 2010 | Add a Comment

Still WatersAmong Alligators and the Ghosts of Mad Men on the Mighty St. Johns.The Betty Jane pushes up the St. Johns to ports unknown, at least to a lifetime Yankee like me.Late last summer an email...

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