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Kitty Hawk, North Carolina

Kitty Hawk, North Carolina

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Kitty Hawk is famous for The Wright Brothers and the first flight (even if technically it was Kill Devils, North Carolina). Kitty Hawk, however, is part of the Outer Banks, which help make up part of North Carolina’s barrier islands.  You are in luck, too, because boating is one of the biggest activities on the […]

Doc’s Marina Grill

Doc’s Marina Grill

October 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Eagle Harbor is 30 minutes west of Seattle’s downtown by boat, on the shores of Bainbridge Island. Moor your boat offshore or use the transient space at the city dock, which is just west of the ferry landing, and then take a five-minute stroll on the Waterfront Loop Trail located along historic sites, beautiful sculptures […]

Windows on the Water and Poolside Café

Windows on the Water and Poolside Café

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Boaters on the Rappahannock looking for a unique place to dock and dine can set a course for Yankee Point Marina. Nestled in the quiet waters of Myer’s Creek off the Corrotoman River, the marina offers two different venues, the Poolside Café and Windows on the Water, along with ample free dockage while you eat, […]

Staying Alert While Boating

Staying Alert While Boating

July 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

. Spending a day on your boat is a delightful, relaxing experience. Soaking in the sun as a light breeze brushes against your face,it’s easy to relax.  However, you cannot always surrender completely to relaxation, as being on a boat requires alertness and attention.  Sun, alcohol, skipping meals, and dehydration can lead to diminished focus, […]

Fatfish Wine Bar & Bistro

Fatfish Wine Bar & Bistro

July 31, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Sitting on the main outdoor deck at fatfish Wine Bar & Bistro, I felt like I was on vacation.  The breeze was blowing in from the Great South Bay, the boats were passing by, and table after table was filled with casually dressed diners diving into bowls full of mussels and steamers. Diners alongside their […]

Beaujolais Onboard

Beaujolais Onboard

There’s nothing like taking off on your boat in the late afternoon or evening, when the winds die down and the sun’s perfect angle provides pleasant temperatures and a spectacular view. After a full day of summer activity, all onboard are now showered and have stepped up their attire a notch from wet bathing suits and worn flip flops. To add to the dreamy mood set by the scenery and good company, add some fitting music, and top it off with a great bottle of wine and tasty edibles.