By Beth Leonard
“Belongs within the bookshelf of each cruising vessel.”―Blue Water Sailing
“If you're fascinated with that prolonged voyage, learn The Voyager’s Handbook.”―Sailing
“Every every now and then a brand new voice emerges on the planet of cruising literature that stands proud, a voice that's either transparent and of lasting caliber. the looks of this kind of new voice is anything of an occasion, and that’s what we’d name the e-book of The Voyager’s Handbook.”―Blue Water Sailing
This inspirational and finished guide leads you step-by-step via each point of selecting, making plans, and following the voyager’s lifestyles. utilizing 3 instance boats representing 3 cruising lifestyles―Simplicity, Moderation, and Highlife―Beth Leonard is helping make your bluewater desires come actual, no matter if you’re crusing on a shoestring or a CEO’s pension. beginning with the belongings you can’t do without―an enthusiastic group, a seaworthy boat, and, after all, money―Leonard bargains sage recommendation on easy methods to opt for crewmembers who're actually dedicated to the voyage, tips on how to select the fitting boat for you, and the way to discover simply the proper method of financing your voyage and profiting from each buck spent.
Managing lifestyles from a floating domestic and protecting that domestic livable, seaworthy, and secure calls for you to turn into, between different issues, the ship’s purser, engineer, medical professional, prepare dinner, and cruise director. You’ll realize find out how to organize for those new roles and positioned helpful gear and preparations in position sooner than you untie your docklines. This exquisitely certain advisor additionally is helping you grasp the abilities you’ll have to deal with a ship at sea with a small staff, together with
- Weather forecasting
- Passage making plans
- Heavy-weather crusing
- Emergency administration
- Midocean upkeep
Complete with dozens of easy-to-use graphs and tables for fast reference, in addition to the hard-won knowledge of skilled cruisers, The Voyager’s Handbook is the final word source for a person who's making plans, getting ready for, or simply dreaming a couple of nice event at the excessive seas.