The Long Way
British NERC Officially Overrides 'Boaty McBoatface' Naming (VIDEO)
Despite a landslide victory in Britain's Natural Environment Research Council's (NERC) "Name Our Ship" contest, officials announced their soon-to-be launched, polar research vessel will not bare the winning name, Boaty McBoatface.
Open-Water Rescue Offers Lessons For All Cruisers (BLOG/VIDEO)
No matter the size of your craft, capsizing in open water is the fast track to a life or death situation. A rescue in Galveston Bay last week echos lessons for cruisers of all types.
TripAdvisor Names Top 10 'Traveler's Choice' Islands (BLOG)
Need some Earth Day cruising inspiration? TripAdvisor has named the top 10 islands to visit, even if your boat is still drydocked, one can dream, right?
'Famous' Great White Shark, Lydia, Returns To The Bahamas
The 14.5-foot female Great White was tagged two years ago near Jacksonville, Florida, and has since logged close to 35,000 miles of ocean travel. Lydia is also a star on social media.
Puget Sound: Home of Seahawks, War Machines and Boat Shows (BLOG)
the Puget Sound was brimming with excitement last week; starting with a supercarrier and culminating with a trip to Super Bowl XLIX.
How Not to Treat the Local Wildlife When Cruising (BLOG/VIDEO)
Few things are more awe-inspiring than the wildlife often seen in the waters and on the shores while boating. Visiting places by boat afford humans an awesome way of viewing wildlife; up close and nonintrusive. The second of which is key.
Tail of the Downeast Loop: Boston to Newport (BLOG)
Of diesel fuel, antique boat hooks, and headseas. From Boston to Newport through the Cape Cod Canal: The tail on the end of our trip trough the Downeast Loop.