Cruising can best be described as the art of sailing to nowhere in particular, at a pace that’s hardly discernible and living as locals not just travelers passing by. -Andrew W. Gunson. SV Maiatla II

Getting acquainted with one of the locals.guest. One short timer once said to me that they knew that they had finally had become cruisers when she realized that she didn’t know what day of the week it was. My reply was, “well I think you’ve finally made it as a cruiser when not only do you have to ask what month it is, but don’t, because you didn’t really care anyway!