Nauti Shopper Holiday Gift Guide

Nauti Shopper Holiday Gift Guide Check out Marinalife’s favorite holiday gift ideas from our Nauti Shopper articles throughout the year! The avid boater in your family will love these gifts.   GILL Regatta Master Watch Presenting an innovative visual and audio countdown tool, this gadget is handy for race days and peaceful retreats on the Read More

Yacht Charter in the British Virgin Islands

As we flew into St. Thomas Airport in late May to start a week-long yacht charter in the British Virgin Islands (BVI), I was apprehensive but excited. The BVIs are one of my favorite places, and this would be my fifth yacht charter in the area. I had been following the stories of devastation from Read More

The Florida Keys Recovery

Last year when Hurricane Irma rumbled toward Florida’s Keys, the entire world held its breath and said a prayer that the delicate strand of islands would weather the storm. Torrential rain and 130 mph Category 4 winds caused extensive damage to homes, businesses, marinas, infrastructure and natural structures. The initial prognosis looked bleak. Those who Read More

Five Star Chefs

Florida’s culinary scene is sizzling hot right now, and it’s not due to steamy temps in the Sunshine State. Master chefs are migrating to coastal towns challenging food traditions and creating a wave of dishes unique to their region. They’re tapping into centuries-old ethnic influences from the Caribbean, Cuba, Central America, Asia and beyond to Read More

Exclusive Events

Exploring new places and events is a big part of owning or chartering a boat. Calendar these great escapes for sports fans, art lovers and festival goers, then plan your cruise and join the fun. Boston Calling Music Festival Boston, MA May 24-26, 2019 Bean Town’s premier pop-rock fest isn’t all about the music — Read More

St. Petersburg, FL – The Sunshine City

St. Petersburg holds the Guinness world record for the greatest number of sunny days in a row, so it has been nicknamed “The Sunshine City.” Topping out at 768 consecutive days of sun is just one of the many reasons St. Pete is a popular boating destination. Its vibrant downtown on Tampa Bay is host Read More

California’s Channel Islands

The Channel Islands are set apart from the mainland of southern California by the Santa Barbara Channel. Five islands make up the Channel Islands National Park: San Miguel, Santa Rosa, Santa Cruz, Anacapa and Santa Barbara. Each island offers a unique boating experience that includes hiking, diving, kayaking, bird and whale watching, and fishing. When Read More

Abacos: The Best of the Bahamas

Starting Point Old Bahama Bay Located in West End, Grand Bahama Island, Old Bahama Bay Marina is only  56 miles from Palm Beach, FL. The  facility is a full-service marina destination with 72-slips and a controlling depth of  8 feet at mean low tide and 24-hour security. Old Bahama Bay offers quick  and efficient on-site Read More

Bellingham, Washington

With snow-capped Mount Baker in its backyard and the Salish Sea at its door-step, the city of Bellingham Washington, is a true coastal paradise engulfed in nature. Combining breathtaking landscape with the quirky culture, this gem of the Pacific Northwest attracts a blend of outdoor enthusiasts, socially responsible entrepreneurs and artists. City of Subdued Excitement Read More