Essential Tips for Living on a Boat



Develop Boat maintenance skills


Learning about electrical systems, diesel engines, and general boat maintenance will help you keep costs low.

Downsize your Life & Embrace Minimalism


Prepare for boat life by intentionally downsizing your things to work toward minimalist living on the water.

Learn to be Flexible


On a boat, schedules are a luxury. When cruising, your timetable is determined by the ever-changing weather and tides.

Prepare for a steep learning curve


Experienced cruisers suggest it typically takes at least three years to fully acclimate to living and traveling on a boat.

CRuising on a Boat is a full-time job


Cruising demands continuous attention to weather, anchoring, provisioning, route planning, and many other responsibilities!

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