By Matt Claiborne
Whether you want to set off and sail the world or just live comfortably while tied to a dock, catamarans are a great way to do it. While they have all the parts and equipment to sail, they also have more space for guests to spread out.
- Owners vs. charter layouts - Galley-up vs. galley-down design - Open transoms vs. closed cockpits
The trick is figuring out which manufacturers balance these two things the same way you do.
Picking the right size for your catamaran is important.
When shopping for a catamaran, it’s really important to gauge the build quality of the boat.