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Can you work while Cruising?

By Sue Richards last modified Jan 13, 2018 11:31 AM

Published: 2018-01-12 00:00:00

We hope to compile some useful blog links & articles for those who are wondering what work they could do to finance the cruising lifestyle. If you currently work while cruising and have written an article on the subject, please consider sharing it with noonsite. Contact

Can you work on board? 

Working While Cruising—Our Offices on “Morgan’s Cloud”
Phyllis Nickel and John Harries, authors of the Norwegian Cruising Guide, work while they cruise with long hours required at the computer. This article has photos of their workstations on Morgan’s Cloud, as well as some notes on the communications and computer gear they use, and some useful aside tips that will make all cruisers’ lives easier.
Paul and Sheryl Shard of Distant Shores examine if your chart table could become your office.

SV Angel - A lady sailing her boat & working as a mobile, marine mechanic

The Game Design Studio on a Boat
Devine Lu Linvega and Rekka Bell, the duo behind the game design studio 100 Rabbits, decided to sell everything, buy a sailboat (both complete sailing novices), and attempt a transient lifestyle documenting their travels and creating games that draw from their experiences.

Personal coaching: ask the cruiser
Circumnavigators and experienced long-term cruisers, Behan and Jamie, offer a personal coaching service to mentor those new to the cruising lifestyle.

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