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Old 20-01-2011, 06:26   #1
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Hi im paul ive just joined your group,ive been looking for ways of meeting people with like minded interests as us (carol my partner and me paul)we intend to do one of two things either buy a guest house in north devon england and run it or buy a yacht and sail,firstly around europe then,if we take to it ,the world.I have had two boats my favourite Alibye was a friendship 22 sailboat we fitted her out and sailed her from a swinging mooring in Abersoch north wales.I have now closed my buisiness and house and am moving on to (hopefully) a better way of life.Any tips greatfull recieved.Thanks and happy sailing.
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It sounds like you have a good plan. Just do it!
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Old 20-01-2011, 06:39   #3
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Hi Alibye.... Welcome to CF, wow... there's a choice.. a guest house in a nice part of the world... or a boat... visiting nice parts of the world...
Guess it boils down to dya wanna send and earn or spend and learn.... lol
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Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, Paul & Carol.
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Old 20-01-2011, 07:03   #5
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Hi all,I hope Im not repeating this hello as Ive already sent one but I think the gremlins ate it.Im paul and my partner of 8 years is carol,we have sold our house,I have closed my business and intend doing one of two things,one,buy a guest house in north devovon and run it for about ten years then sail or just sail now,we intend to but a 40 to 50ft yacht and sail around europe for the first year then go further afield to who knows where yet,any info welcome,thanks,Paul.
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Its repeated... your original is headed Good day all...LOL
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Welcome to the forum Paul and Carol. If it was me in your situation, I would just go sailing.
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Aloha and welcome aboard!
I think most folks here on the forum would advise going cruising as soon as possible if your partner is in agreement.
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Welcome aboard,

I also suggest the sailing first. Think of all the storys you will be able to tell your guests

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