St Anna - that's it Exactly
! Let me ask this question when you get the scary advice - consider the source. Are the people who are telling you its dangerous, etc liveaboards themselves, or are they speculating based on stories they read on the internet?
Been living aboard 8+ years now, partly in a marina and partly cruising; it's been the best community I've ever lived in, and will only go back to land life when I'm too feeble to walk down the dock unassisted. "Captain Force" on this forum raised a family living aboard and is cruising now that the kids are grown and gone, or this blog from some folks who are marina living raising a 6-year-old and baby sister incubating Zach Aboard