Introduction to the Different Types of Water Sports

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Water sports are always fun-filled. The thrill of enjoying the deep blue water, cool wind blowing in your hair and the adrenaline rush you get while doing the sport can be very exciting. Some can be dangerous or extreme, while some can be relaxing and energizing. But one thing is for sure, … Read more

Greatest Naval Fleets in History

For centuries, the only way to get across the Earth was to embark on a long journey, ride a boat, and brave the high sea. But aside from serving as routes to get you from one place to another, the Earth’s ocean is also the place where so much conflict and violence … Read more

Famous Boat Captains of History

Famous Boat Captains of History

With the long history of boating and seafaring, many different captains arose, leading the ship from point A to point B. But the most famous of captains in the history of boating are mostly pirates – and it’s not the thing you’ll learn from your history homework. Because pirates are key figures … Read more

Best Places to Live on a Houseboat

Best Places to Live on a Houseboat

For many people living aboard a boat would be a dream come true. There is something so romantic and peaceful about a home that floats on water. You can wake up to the sound of ducks and herons, take a morning kayak to the grassy lake, and give you close proximity to … Read more

Best Sailing and Boating Wide Brimmed Hats for Women

If you’re a woman who enjoys sailing and boating, you should always have some sun protection with you to avoid the harmful rays of the sun. Aside from sunscreen, shades, and wearing UV protected clothes, another essential sun protection you should have is a wide-brimmed hat. Wide-brimmed hats are great for sailing … Read more

Tips for Grilling on Your Boat

Boating is a fun way of spending time on the water with your friends and family. But after a tiring day of adventure, it’s certain that you will all feel hungry and it’s not cool if you’re just going to eat cold sandwiches for a snack. This is why it’s essential to … Read more

How the Sinking of the Titanic Changed Ocean Travel

How the Sinking of the Titanic Changed Ocean Travel

Almost everyone has heard about the ill-fated HMS Titanic that hit an iceberg and sank on April 14-15, 1912. During the time of the disaster, she was known as the world’s largest, most advanced cruise ship and “the safest ship ever built,” making the tragedy outrageously shocking for the whole world. With more … Read more

Why Are Boats Called a “She”?

Why Are Boats Called a She?

Grammar-wise, “she” is a pronoun used to refer to a woman or a female. But how come inanimate objects are referred to as a “she,” like boats and ships? Old sailors used to answer this question with a sexist joke: “Like a woman, a ship is unpredictable.” But there are a lot … Read more

Top Fictional Sailors and Captains

Top Fictional Sailors and Captains

The maritime world is blessed with iconic captains and sailors who showed incredible strength and valor that served as an example to seamen. However, fictional characters are undeniably more popular than them, to the point that a population of people believed that some of them were real. Writers from online paper writing … Read more

Interesting Facts about Sail Boats

Interesting Facts About Sail Boats

    Here in this article, we explore about the more interesting and fun facts about sailboats and sailing, A sailboat has two primary sails: a mainsail and a headsail or jib. When the wind blows from behind an additional sail can be used call the  spinnaker   Do you know that … Read more

Interesting Facts About Boats

Interesting Facts About Boats

For those who love boats (as well as fishing) they will definitely enjoy these interesting and fascinating boat facts: ‘The World’ is the largest privately-owned residential yacht with travels around the world. The yachts have 165 residences from more than 45 countries, and they can either live full-time or part-time throughout the … Read more