Motor Yachts

Fairline Squadron 48 exterior

Fairline Boats

Fairline Boats Ltd is a British luxury motor yacht builder, currently owned Better Capital. The company has … [Read More...]

Sailing Yachts

CNB 76 Exterior

CNB Yachts

CNB (Construction Navale Bordeaux) founded by Dieter Gust and Olivier Lafourcade on the right bank of the … [Read More...]

Yachting News

Fishing with a Bertram 60 around Greece

Again, About Bertram Yachts

When I wrote about Bertram Yachts in September 2014, I had no idea that they will change hands again. Their official site doesn't give a clue about who exactly is the owner at the moment, except this: 2015 Bertram was acquired by a 54' Bertram owner and he has given a mandate that the brand be … [Read More...]

Story

Live Aboard Sailing Boat

Leave the Comfortable City Life, and Live Aboard Your Boat

First of all, it is a big difference between just cruising and living aboard full time. Living aboard presumes that your house id your ship (sailing boat, super yacht, trawler or catamaran). Doesn't matter if you have other properties elsewhere, more the better, because maybe you need some place of … [Read More...]

Tips & Practical Things

Boat in Cumbria

Regulations, Classification and Certificates

Boat builders from everywhere have to respect certain building and security standards. They must get a handle on all the different boat building standards, rules and regulations that were ever produced. Most countries subscribe to some published set of guidelines, codes or laws that a boat builder … [Read More...]

Encyclopedia

Typical Center Console Boat

Center Console Boat Definition

Center console is a type of single-decked open hull boat where the console of the boat is in the center of the boat. There is a cabin on some models, these cabins are usually located in the bow and hold small berths for sleeping. The boat deck surrounds the console so that a person can walk all … [Read More...]