Baty conducts a seminar on choosing an offshore cruising boat. She also is a yacht broker specializing in clients who are trying to determine their needs.
A look at the decisions six cruising couples made before they first set off and the ways they've changed their minds about their boats and all they carry. Lots more details in the print version.
A persuasive argument that bigger is not always better.
Why you should go cruising in the smallest boat that will accommodate you, not the largest boat you can afford.