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Old 22-04-2008, 00:55   #1
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What Type of Powerboat For Cruising Around Caribbean

Im going to have a gap year and cruise around the caribbean with partner and son.i will have upto $50k to spend on a powerboat which will be our home for a year.im not fussed about speed but more for the comfort side of things.....35ft plus would be nice. can anyone recommend any boats for this.
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Old 22-04-2008, 04:02   #2
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This is the sort of thing for sale at the moment in Aus

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Its not much money to get something good I'm afraid.

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A small trawler like a Mainship 34 might work.

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From what I have seen, (mega-yachts aside) most motor yachts cruising the islands are trawlers of various sorts. The sport fisherman style would work, too, but most of those that I see are in day-charter service on a particular island.
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A small trawler like a Mainship 34 might work.

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Gee, you guys have some cheap boats over there.

I'm amazed

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