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Dealing with Seasickness

Planning to embark on a cruise with someone a little less comfortable traveling in water than you are? Or maybe you get a little nauseous whenever you take your hands off the helm. That’s most likely a manifestation of seasickness. … Continue reading

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The 51st Genoa Boat Show in Italy!

Are you up for a sail with your boat to one of the most beautiful countries in the world? Here’s a delightful excuse to go to Genoa, Italy from October 1 to 9, 2011: the 51st Genoa Boat Show! One … Continue reading

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5 Classic Boating Movies

Planning to have a movie night with your sailing buddies? Several sailing movies have been earned the respect and praise of boating enthusiasts themselves. Here are five movies that will inspire the boater in you. Crimson Pirate (1952) Crimson Pirate … Continue reading

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The Complete Dinghy Sailing Guide for Beginners

If you’re just about to start sailing, we recommend that you start with the most affordable, practical, and fun water activity: dinghy sailing. Dinghy sailing is a fantastic and exciting way to enjoy the open water. More importantly, dinghy sailing … Continue reading

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Try Fishing or Powerboating with Your Family

Looking for a way to spend summer by yourself or with your family without leaving the country? We at Eris Propellers love the idea of spending quality time without spending too much, and in the comfort of your own boat.  … Continue reading

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Boating Safety 101: Don’t Let Preventable Boat Accidents Happen to You!

It’s no big secret that boating isn’t hazard-free; If you’re not careful enough, your recreational boating activity might turn into a bona fide disaster. According to the Turkey Travel Planner, boating accidents are the 15th leading cause of death out … Continue reading

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The Best Sailing Magazines

Here’s our list of the best magazines for sailing enthusiasts: Practical Sailor – For over four decades, this magazine has provided valuable advice on questions relating to sailing gear. It accepts no commercial advertising, allowing it to take a non-partisan … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions for the Passionate Boater

If you’re struggling to come up with some original and worthwhile resolutions for the New Year and happen to enjoy boating, then take a look through the list below for some inspiration! –       Why don’t you challenge yourself to take … Continue reading

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Novels about Sailing

If you’ve decided to winterize your boat over the cold season and are already missing the open sea, here’s a suggestion: Why not make a cup of tea and settle down with a good book about the marine lifestyle? Here … Continue reading

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Water Facts and Trivia

Since we’re all boat lovers here, we must also be fans of water, right? Even if, by some chance, you’re not, we hope you’re still interested below – water’s pretty interesting stuff! The oceans cover over 70% of our planet’s … Continue reading

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