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post #6 of Old 12-21-2017
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Re: Buying a Bluewater Family Cruiser

I would suggest you bareboat a few times in the Med before you invest a great deal of money and time into sailing there from OZ. It isn't one of the more pleasant sailing areas, though the places you can visit are pretty amazing.

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