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The 20 most beautiful Places in the World to Sail in 2018. VOTE NOW!

Posted By SailUniverse 3 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - Listed are the twenty most beautiful places to sail in 2018. Included are hot weather cruising destinations as well as cold sailing destinations. The world has some magnificent areas waiting for us to discover and fall in love with. Choose a location on this list, and voyage there this winter. But before, choose your preferred one …
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Sailing Nandji Ep 68 – Buy a 30ft Boat & Cross the Pacific for less than 13k

Posted By SailUniverse 4 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - Sailing Nandji Ep 68: we interview the young German captain and his crew onboard the 30ft sailboat Fara. He bought a vessel for 5.5k and sailed across the Pacific ocean. In this episode of Sailing Nandji, we decided to put the Captain and crew of Fara behind the lens and hear their very inspirational story. …
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Why Vito Dumas is One of the Greatest Sailors in History

Posted By SailUniverse 5 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - Vito Dumas was born on September 26, 1900, he took his last breath on March 28, 1965. In 1942 during the World War ll he began his single handed journey across the southern ocean. Whilst on this journey he only had the bare basics of equipment with one screwdriver, he had no anchor, engine, no self-steering, …
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The Volvo Ocean Race Leg 6? Fast, Wet and… Wild!

Posted By SailUniverse 6 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - Conditions are fast, wet and wild, during Volvo Ocean Race Leg 6, for the fleet on Sunday as they charge to the southeast, finally heading in a direction where miles sailed translate into miles towards the finish in New Zealand, still more than 4,000 nautical miles away. With the passage of a front, the wind …
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5 Reasons Why I Love Sailing Singlehanded And 5 Reasons Why I Need A Crew

Posted By SailUniverse 8 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - If you’re considering heading out to sea, then you need to think about whether you’re going to go it alone or if you’re going to select a crew. Some like the solitude of sailing without another person for miles, but others tend to like the comfort of knowing someone is close by. There’s pros and cons …
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Sailing Nandji Ep 67 – Cheeky Boat Convoy through the Jungle

Posted By SailUniverse 9 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - After some Crocodile hunting… We boat convoy our way through the skinny Mboli Passage in the Florida islands. With thick jungle on both sides, this place felt straight from Jurassic Park.  In this episode of Sailing Nandji, we explore the beautiful Tokyo bay where we were rafted up with two other vessels, Sand Pebble and …
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Videoworks reveals their Lighting Design Project for 60m Perini Navi Seven

Posted By SailUniverse 9 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - This project has been awarded with the 2018 Boat International and Innovation Awards in the Best Lighting category. Lighting design on board Perini Navi Seven was created by Videoworks in collaboration with Dante O. Benini & Partners, achieving a mix of direct, indirect and backlit illumination, creating a natural light effect. Videoworks is pleased to unveil …
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Oyster Yachts collapses with 400 Workers set to Loose their Jobs

Posted By SailUniverse 10 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - British boat building company Oyster Yachts, established in 1973, has gone into liquidation. KPMG Restructuring has been appointed the administrator to Oyster Marine Holdings Limited, the holding company for Oyster Yachts. Oyster Yachts, based in Southampton (UK), has collapsed with 400 employees expected to lose their jobs. A statement posted on the company’s website, from chief …
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10 Most Famous Sailors’ Bars in the World

Posted By SailUniverse 11 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - All over the world, sailors know bars like they know the 7 seas. Whether you’re travelling or just curious to explore these peculiar places with fascinating histories, sailors’ bars are definitely not ordinary places. These are the 10 Most Famous Sailors’ Bars in the world: Peter’s Café Sport – Horta, Azores This historical sailors’ bar is considered …
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Sailing Britaly – 5 Tips For a Successful Boat Refit

Posted By SailUniverse 12 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - Here are 5 tips to help your next boat refit go as smoothly as possible! If you want a new boat in the future, you will almost certainly need a refit and this video may help you!
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Volvo Ocean Race, Ready for Leg 6? Target: Auckland

Posted By SailUniverse 12 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - Volvo Ocean Race Leg 6 is a 6,100 nautical mile race to Auckland, New Zealand. The fleet will start by crossing the South China Sea to the northern tip of the Philippines. After that, it’s out into the Pacific and a long drag race to the south-east, dodging the many island chains of Polynesia until they …
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DREAMBOATS. All You Need to Know about Ngoni, the “Beast” signed Royal Huisman

Posted By SailUniverse 15 days ago on Boating and Sailing

https://sailuniverse.com - “Build me a beast. Don’t build me a sheep in wolf’s clothing”. Nothing to say, the owner of the 58m/190ft high-performance sloop Royal Huisman Ngoni was clear about his intentions.  The reverse sheer “The owner wanted me to take a fresh look at large yacht design“, declares the designer Ed Dubois. “He wanted me to go …
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