Living Afloat 5 Day Crash Course

Living afloat on England's inland waterways isn't always gin and tonics and beautiful sunsets enjoyed from the comfort of any easy chair on a grassy canal bank. Make the wrong decisions, and you will endure an unpleasant life in your floating home. This short course will tell you what you need to know before you decide to change your lifestyle.

Module 1 General
Unit 1 Is Living Afloat the Right Lifestyle for YOU?
Unit 2 Finding Somewhere to Moor
Unit 3 Choosing the right boat
Unit 4 Storing a Lifetime's Possessions
Unit 5 The Real Cost of Narrowboat Ownership
Useful Information
Paul Smith

After six and a half years living on a narrowboat on England's inland waterways, Paul and his wife Cynthia wandered Europe by motorhome during the winter, and on the Dutch and French waterways in the warmer months on their 35' Dutch motor cruiser. However, the pull of England's muddy ditches proved too much for them. Now they're back where they belong, constantly stuck in mud in a beautiful traditional narrowboat.