• Sailboats in a boatyard in Guaymas MX | Sailing Soulianis

How to Buy the Right Sailboat for You

With so many different boats out there, how do you find the right one?  Where do you start?  What do you look for?  There are thousands of threads in online forums asking the same question. I'm no sailboat guru, able to look into a crystal ball to find the perfect boat for you.  But, I can talk about our experience and hopefully you'll learn a thing or two, including a few things not to do.

  • Tartan Yachts, Tartan 37 | Sailing Soulianis


WE FINALLY BUY A SAILBOAT. It feels like we’ve been searching for a boat forever! In this episode we finally buy a boat, a beautiful Tartan 37.

  • Catamaran Sailboat | Sailing Soulianis

Racing Catamaran as a Minimalist Liveaboard? – Ep. 3

We’re off again to see another catamaran — this time to Seattle. We fly from San Diego, hop a few trains, ride a couple ferries and even inflate a paddle board to get to the boat, which is moored on Orcas Island, in the San Juan Islands.

  • Buying a Sailboat | Sailing Soulianis

From Zero to BOAT OWNERS in a Month!

It’s all coming together. The surveyor just emailed us the official survey report, which means we can sign the Acceptance of Vessel agreement, sign up for an insurance policy, and schedule the closing.

  • Working on an anchor windlass | Sailing Soulianis

Sh*t Just Went South

For one blissful month, we believed we had found our sailboat. Our offer was accepted, the survey went fine, and Jack, the current owner, had started the woodworking punch list we requested be finished prior to closing.

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