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Beneteau Unveils Swift Trawler 30

Beneteau Unveils Swift Trawler 30


Beneteau unveiled the Swift Trawler 30 at the Paris Boat Show in December and will make her North American premiere at the Miami Yacht and Brokerage Show February 11-15. The Swift Trawler 30 has a cruising speed of 15 knots and a base price of $300,000. Like her big sisters, the semi-planing hull of.... Read More

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Hello, Toledo!

Hello, Toledo!

Toledo, Ohio

Boaters can get anywhere from Toledo. But before cruising up the Great Lakes from Lake Erie or heading off to sea via the St. Lawrence Seaway, why not drop anchor and sample the smorgasbord of attractions in this Ohio port city on the banks of the Maumee River? You may be pleasantly surprised. So says Shirley Levy, former longtime boating writer for the Toledo Blade, who touts Toledo as both an attractive cruising base from which to explore nearby ports and a destination worthy of discovering on its own. “From Lake Erie, you can get anywhere in the world, believe it or not,” Levy says. “It’s very accessible to many other ports within a 100- or 200-mile radius, including Canada’s southernmost community, Pelee Island, the Lake Erie Islands, and the roller coaster-rich Cedar Point amusement park. “But there are a lot of attractions here, too,” she continues. “Toledo has many nice restaurants on the waterfront, and other points of interest are easily accessible. We have a world-class art museum and zoo — those are little-known treasures.” Beyond that, Levy says, boaters may be surprised at the .....

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