Wireless Docking Controllers – Captain’s Tips

October 2019

MANY BOATERS are proud to master the skill of handling a vessel at sea. But nothing compares to the confidence boaters gain when they can steer a vessel in close quarters — or the fear felt when they cannot. Anxiety... Read More

Punta Mita, Mexico – Travel Destinations – Marinalife

October 2019

North of Porta Vallarta, a peninsula juts out into the Pacific Ocean creating a dreamy tropical paradise on Mexico’s western shore. Located on the north tip of Banderas Bay, Punta Mita has the same longitude as Hawaii, so its pitch-perfect... Read More

Stock Island Yacht Club & Marina – Marina Spotlight

October 2019

(Formerly Key West Harbour) TUCKED AWAY AT AMERICA’S southernmost point where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Gulf of Mexico is a hidden tropical gem called Stock Island Yacht Club & Marina. When visitors pull up to the six-pier marina, they... Read More

Norfolk, VA – Travel Destinations

October 2019

Everybody who loves boats should spend time in Norfolk, VA. Perched along the Elizabeth River’s shoreline, you witness a dazzling parade of nautical vessels from paddle wheel ferries, private yachts and sailboats to sleek cruise ships and massive Navy destroyers.... Read More

Deck the Hulls with Lights & Buoys! – Holiday Boat Parades in Florida

October 2019

Those who say it does not feel like the holiday season in Florida without snow haven’t experienced the nearly 100 boat parades that occur in December across the Sunshine State. Thousands of boaters cruise down for the winter when the... Read More

Beautiful Places for the Body & Soul

October 2019

Florida’s stunning seasides elevate yoga, tai chi & wellness workouts Imagine stretching into an upward dog or crescent lunge position on your yoga mat, and instead of staring at a video screen or TV, you watch the sun rise over... Read More

Stranded on a Sand Bar – How to Save Your Vacation After Losing Your Boat

October 2019

One of the first things my dad taught me about boating is that you must be flexible. Over the years, I experienced firsthand just how right he was. Our family trips were interrupted by sudden thunderstorms, generator malfunctions, losing our... Read More

Shore Power Paradox – Captain’s Tips

October 2019

New code requirements are causing marinas around the country to update their electrical service and address the risk to life safety caused from faulty or incorrectly wired boats. As a result, some boaters are experiencing trouble by tripping newly installed,... Read More

Florida Beer & Wine – Take a sipping tour around the Sunshine State

October 2019

The short list of reasons why people love Florida includes year-round warmth, pristine beaches, palm trees and spectacular sunsets. Now you can add top-notch wine and beer to this list. Over the past decade, the Sunshine State has become a... Read More

Florida’s Top 10 Eco-Tourism Destinations

October 2019

Tourists aren’t always kind to Mother Nature, but when you visit these Florida eco-tourism destinations, you can explore nature in its prime. They come to her spectacular places eager to be awed but often leave behind trails of trash, squander... Read More