Well at the time of writing this we have spent three nights on Fantine in the Marina, and it is absolutely wonderful. We feel so lucky to be able to moor our boat in such a beautiful place and marina. We haven’t had the opportunity to meet too many people yet, but those who we […]Read more "Marina Life"
So aside from the lifestyle benefits a big draw for people considering a liveaboard is the perceived reduction in cost of living. We currently rent in a 3 bedroom semi-detached home with a small garage, garden and driveway in Northampton, which really sets us back a fair amount a month, £850.00 to be precise. With […]Read more "How much does a Narrowboat cost?"
So picking up where we left off! After a long cold day stomping around what felt like every marina in the Midlands, we fell in love with what seems the perfect one to call home. So we went on a second visit, to check we still liked it as much as we remembered and for a […]Read more "Home is where you float it!"
So the first thing to consider was where do we want to live? We both have full time jobs which are just over 80 miles apart, so finding a location that works for us both is a bit of a logistical nightmare. However from what we have been able to find out so far where […]Read more "What’s First?"
And whilst it started as a bit of a joke, after a little bit of thought I had to agree. And so the investigation began into whether or not this could be something that would be a viable option, the one thing we couldn’t help but notice was a gaping hole in the information online […]Read more "“I’ve always liked the idea of a house boat” She said."