Simple Pleasures

Sass Jr., George
July 2012
Power & Motoryacht;Jul2012, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p8
The article offers the author's insight on the technological developments and shoreside amenities that can be offered also by boats. He relates his experience of failing to operate a flatscreen television (TV) on board, which made him realize the importance of reading manuals. He says that his fondest boating memories were spending time with his family, discussing lies around the saloon table, and reading a book on the bridge.


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