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Re: Beneteau First 367 for Coastal Cruising

Cruising for a week or two is not a lot different than cruising for 6 or 8 weeks. One becomes very accustomed to it, and as long as good provisioning and shelter is readily available I can't see why doing 2-3 months wouldn't be fine. And our boat, though better setup with storage, is not nearly as roomy as either of the boats under discussion. In fact we often 'plan' to return early to catch some of the 'city summer stuff' but never seem to manage.

After our typical 6-8 weeks aboard each summer, our 1300 sq ft condo seems palatial.. at least for a few days.

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Re: Beneteau First 367 for Coastal Cruising

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The 36.7 with the two aft cabins seems silly to me. Both cabins are too small to be really useful, unless you have two people who insist on their own cabin. I cruise my 110 for a few days with 4 guys and everyone gets their own berth (but not a cabin) and no one complains about a lack of privacy (how much privacy can you expect on a 36' boat anyway?).
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However it would be a great option for a couple with two teenage children - one boy and one girl.
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However it would be a great option for a couple with two teenage children - one boy and one girl.
The v berth on the 367 is really cramped. In any configuration there is really not a good double on the boat.

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