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Have Boat Will Travel

Where do you want to go this summer?  Boaters know that the wide open sea is theirs for vacationing and stress relief.  So where will you go for vacation? Here are some suggestions for a boating vacation:

By James Michael
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Buying a Boat

Whether you are new to boating or upgrading to the cruiser of your dreams, here is some basic advice for what you need to consider.

By Alan Hammond
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Renting a boat

For cruising fun when you are not in your home port, try renting a boat! You can enjoy fishing, sailing, and time on the water even when you are far from home

By Michael James
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A Few Simple Tips

We wanted to let you in on a few tips for seamanship that will make your boating more enjoyable.

By Alan Hammond
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Why Won’t My Boat Start?

Nothing is more frustrating than setting out for a nice sunny day on the water only to have that weak sound of the boat’s engine sputtering, or not starting at all. How can that happen?

By James Michael
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Used Boats - a Great Buy or Someone Else's Headache?

Buying a used boat shaves a lot of the cost off a high end purchase. One advantage of buying a used boat is that it's been tested, and there is a track record. The key is to have accurate disclosure of all maintenance and problems.

By Alan Hammond
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Spring Aboard for Boating Safety

The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) is launching a nationwide campaign March 19-25 to encourage boaters to prepare for the upcoming season by taking a boating course.

By Michael James
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iPhone: Simple Tricks to Extend the Life of Your Battery

Whether you are already in line to buy the new Apple iPhone or still making do with an older model, you have a vested interest in making your device last as long as possible.

By Beconrad
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Recreational Boating

What are some of the reasons we enjoy recreational boating so much? Here are a few top choices

By Fred Jones
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Boat Shows

Here are some of our favorite boat shows coming up

By Daisy Hammond
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Boating in cold weather

Even though boating season ends for most with the arrival of cold weather, there are those of us who really enjoy boating in the winter.

By Robyn Smith
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Cruising With Pets

We know that living aboard your boat is a dream come true for some cruisers, and cruising with pets is part of that dream.

By Michael James
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Online Access When You are Cruising

Getting online access when you are cruising can be a challenge but it's not impossible, and can really improve your experience.

By James Michael
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Great Fishing on the Gulf Coast

The Gulf of Mexico is teeming with life, and is a favorite destination for fishing enthusiasts.

By James Michael
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What to do for Cheap Data on Your Smartphone When You Cruise

App stores stock thousands of traveler-specific apps to help travelers with every kind of travel need. Yet, it can be a problem finding an affordable access to data when you're overseas.

By R Lauren
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How to Choose the Best Marine Battery

If you've recently purchased a used boat or are preparing your boat for the upcoming season, you probably have a maintenance to-do list to take care of before you feel confident about heading out on the water.

By M Ristagno
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