This sailing blog is written from a women's perspective, women on cruising yachts keeping both those new to sailing and the experienced up to date.
There are stories of how other women sailors deal with different issues, interesting tips and experiences of sailors both cruisers, with or without partners, solo sailor's and the inspirational elite adventurers and racers.
This is not just from my experiences or opinions but based on stories and experiences from many women's years on cruising yachts and sailing of all types!
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The Caribbean cuisine when sailing the islands is a mixture of styles and nationalities, with distinct flavours of aromatic spices, hot pepper sauces and fragrant marinades!
Auckland, New Zealand is a vibrant city that curves its way around the shores of the Hauraki Gulf. Known as the ‘city of sails’ because of the masses of yachts that grace its waters.
The courage to go cruising is a demand made from us before we ever leave the dock-for some of us, before we ever even get a boat.
Sailing offshore on your own yacht you can be experiencing different cultures and undertaking the world of blue water cruising.
Sailing was mainly a male domain until this last decade now we find more women who sail either to cruise or race, why?
Remember your first solo voyage? I do and Jacqueline’s story reminds all of us solo sailors that ‘what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger’… yes it’s not all plain sailing!
Advice to share with parents that would like to liveaboard with children on a sailboat and on how best to prepare for this new lifestyle.
Hilary Lister a disabled sailor is the first female quadriplegic to sail solo around Britain defying the odds to complete her solo voyage, read more on this courageous young woman!
How can you sail the world without ever owning a boat? Hitchhike aboard sailboats of course! Would you like unlimited adventure all on a tight budget! Find out how!
Sailing England Lakes District is why so many people from all over the world go to the UK, find out just how beautiful they are and what to do while there!
Good passage planning is the first step to you realizing your cruising dream and setting sail! So what are the steps you should be taking?
For anyone new to the world of yachting or even the occasional seasoned yachtsman, the array of marina services offered that may seem overwhelming, this is an easy guide for you.
The sailing life is a specialized environment and calls for specialized equipment and tactics...sometimes! See how it can be made simple!
Galley provisioning needs a lot of planning if you are going blue water sailing, or on an extended coastal cruise. Here are tips on essential food and equipment needed…
Yacht ownership is not just for the wealthy, an increasing number of female sailors are finding that they can afford to own a mid sized yacht in the 28 to 40 foot range.