Boat

Five Men Who Have Changed The Course Of Yachting For The Better

As mariners, we can’t claim Heinrich Hertz all to ourselves. His discovery of radio waves has had an impact far beyond the...

Who Wouldn’t Want A Hovercraft Or An Icebreaker For Their Next Adventure?

Meet the custom-made vehicles that are taking hard-core go-getters to the ends (and heights and depths) of the earth. There’s a new way to play....

The Story Behind The World’s Most Famous Shipwreck

Anders Franzén lived for shipwrecks. An engineer and expert on the naval warfare of the 16th and 17th centuries, he was especially obsessed with the...

Hitchhiking Your Way Across The Oceans

The "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" by Douglas Adams is a satirical story about a group of intergalactic travelers. Space travel was out of the...

Captivating Thousand-Mile Adventure To Alaska In The 1960s

The thousand-mile passage from Seattle north to Juneau leads adventurous yachtsmen through the wilderness cruising ground of the mighty coast range, an area of...

Chillin’ And Cruisin’ With Kid Rock

The recent trend of rock 'n' roll cruises hasn't worked for every band that's tried it—let's pour out some PBR for the sadly canceled...

Surviving 51 Days In A Dinghy Lost At Sea

A crewman on a commercial tuna-fishing boat was the first to spot it: something shiny and metallic in the water off the ship's bow....