If you are embarking on a long term cruise well beyond your familiar ports, for days and weeks at a time, you may be thinking of what to pack in to keep you at peace during those special moments when you wish to rest from all your hard seafaring work. Piloting a yacht single handedly or with a hardy team in place is no mean feat. It takes special nautical skills and usually yacht owners and captains must be properly certified and authorized to man their yachts in local and international waters.
For time off on board, a book or two always suffices. Perhaps the crazy speculations of Canadian luminary, Margaret Attwood, will not, after all, be serving your purposes right now. Perhaps you will be better served with a bit of Hemingway to drive your adventurous inspirations. Nevertheless, you may not be leaving port without Attwood after all. Depending on your craft, you may need to carry specialist Attwood replacement parts on board.
And then again, no books need to be packed. It will just take up extra cabin space in any event. Rather better then to utilize the laptop which is a necessary tool for piloting the yacht and navigating the seas in any case. If Attwood does not match your craft then there are plenty other parts and components to match. These can all be purchased at competitive rates. Yachting is an expensive venture in any case, so you may as well cut corners where you can.
In doing so, you are not necessarily going to sea on the cheap because like your yacht, these are quality replacement parts being spoken about here. There is no shortage of items and all can be sourced within a day of ordering.