The cost of sailing?
Your dream may be just that, a dream. Or, there may be reality lurking there. How can you tell which while avoiding the possibility of serious negative financial consequences?
Why not scour the numerous internet ads seeking crew members. You can gain a valuable education free, see a few exotic ports of call, and maybe even earn a few bucks in the process by putting in time on someone else''s boat. At the end of a few months, or less, you''ll have a very clear understanding of what you want for your future. Best of all, it cost you nothing.