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Most catamaran owners like to talk about how their boat feels; about what kind of emotions it provoked when they first saw it or first stepped aboard. They use phrases like ‘it felt right’ and ‘I just knew it was the one,’ as if they’re referring to a long lost soulmate. And, in a way, they are, because people tend to know very quickly if they have found their dream vessel. It is no surprise then that lots of catamaran buyers consider these feelings to be the most important part of finding the right boat. If it doesn’t feel perfect,…

You’re counting down the days to the London Boat Show. You find yourself browsing through the classified boat ads whenever you’ve got a free minute. You’ve also spent enough time on the water to realise that yachting (as opposed to powerboating) is most definitely your thing… These are all pretty clear signs that the time’s approaching to invest in your own yacht. But what should be on your mind as you consider your options? How do you avoid ending up with a boat-shaped albatross around your neck? We take a look… Put romance aside and think in terms of practicalities……