Sailing Knots 101

The knots which sailors tie to manage their rigging can be beautiful and elaborate. But form follows function, and being able to tie the right kind of knot which doesn’t slip can make the difference between sailing safely and dealing with hassles or even an emergency out on the water. As a beginner, maritime knots … Read more

6 Best Places to Sail in the World

One of the most exciting things about sailing as a hobby is that it can take you to destinations around the globe. Each can offer you unique experiences on the water and at port. Looking for ideas for where to sail next? Here are some of the top places to sail around the world. 1. … Read more

6 Best Places to Sail in the US

Whether you are planning a sailing trip or you are thinking about relocating, you may be wondering where some of the best sailing opportunities are in the US. Let’s check out some prime destinations, some of them well-known, others hidden gems. 1. Newport, Rhode Island We’ll start with one of the best-known destinations for sailing … Read more

10 Simple Ways to Get Into Sailing

If you want to get into sailing, you may wonder where and how to start, and whether it is even possible for you if you are on a budget. While the world of sailing may appear daunting to you as a newcomer, it is actually easier and more affordable than you might think to start … Read more