Do not own a boat yet (looking), chartered in BVI (2), and the Grenadines (1), sail with generous friends inland lakes. Our dream is to own a sailboat in the carribean to retire on in a few years, the stock market willing.
BVI, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Bequia, Tobago Cays, PSV,Mayreau, Union Island,
Sail more in the Carribbean and the South Pacific specifically Tonga and Tahiti, also would be interested in Greece, Italy and the French Riviera/
some months ago you asked about cruisers in the Caribbean, and why the charter companies are multihull and "we the people" are mono. Two answers: money & inexperience with twin hulls. The cost of twin hulls is so much higher for initial purchase and the used market has not really developed. As to inexperience, not enough people have taken the time/money to get on a multihull and feel it for themselves. Interested in your progress, as I had serious eyes on a Chris White design, 42' Atlantic model until other life events got in the way of that idea.
"Wayne, yes I'm still out here. She's looking good and you'll love her. The 38.1 is a perfect size for 2 people with occasional guest (s). Plus she's a sweet sailing boat. I'll attach a short video of one I was delivering…"
"Sam, I am just in the process of replacing both of my eyebrow windows. I have the new ones from Beneteau and am talking with dealer in Florida re Bebeteaus advice. It would be helpful to talk to you about your experience. I have never seen…"
Good morning gang,I have received both port and starboard cabin windows from Beneteau for replacement as the existing leak and are badly etched. Beneteau has referred me to the dealership for installation but I'm having trouble getting a response. Does anyone have any experience replacing these and any recommendations. JohnSee More
New to the group, going through the posts, I have come upon this thread. I was considering tinting my windows of my Beneteau 43 with a darker tint, but I really like your idea. So I will copy with…"