Some onboard equipment is just indispensable, whether it’s required safety equipment or gear on which you’ve come to rely help you feel safe. To see the things we won’t leave the docks without, look here.
A couple of months ago, after completing a sea trial on a big yacht that fairly glistened in the sun, I asked the captain, “Hey Frank, whataya use for soap? To keep your boat lookin’ like she does, I mean?”
Be careful where you set down your drink on the sundeck of Christensen’s Casino Royale—that flat surface could start to rise! The onboard elevator goes all the way to the sundeck, where it is concealed when not in use.Photos courtesy of