Bombay Explorer 44
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Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??
There are a few out here in the Eastern Carribbean including one US couple who bought an old Tartan 34 out here for less than $10k and are starting off on a two year adventure hopefully finishing up back in the USA before having to go back to work.
I helped them fix their old Johnson and showed them how to cook breadfruit.
Talking about why they chose to do this they said they thought it would be safer than backpacking around the world.
Last edited by TQA; 06-30-2012 at 04:27 PM.