Thursday, January 18, 2018

New England Aquarium

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Ocean lovers are attracted to the New England Aquarium’s series of captivating exhibits and an abundance of marine life. While it is not directly accessible by boat, transient slips are available at the Boston Waterboat Marina (617-523-1027) and the Boston Yacht Haven (617-367-5050). The aquarium is located at One Central Wharf in Boston. The aquarium […]

Smart(er) Boating Apps

Smart(er) Boating Apps

May 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Embrace change. I tell that to myself at least once a day. Along with embracing change, I advocate using technological advancements whenever possible to make life easier. Octant and sextant makers have mostly gone the way of paperboys on bicycles, so let’s welcome the best new technology around. Most boaters no longer use a compass […]

A Long Islander Sails the Amazon River

A Long Islander Sails the Amazon River

September 1, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

. In order to earn a spot on the Amazon Expedition, I was flown to Switzerland to complete the most mentally and physically challenging experience of my lifetime with 17 other participants. Before the sun had risen over the frozen Swiss peaks, we completed grueling exercises (the Mike Horn Team was very creative with its […]