The text of the chapter on Baltic Yachts from Ferenc Mate's The World's Best Sailboats, including extensive quotations from the company's P.G. Johansson.
The authors give detailed, wide-ranging and savvy advice on choosing a boat for serious cruising, including comments on the real costs of a used boat, geographic pricing differences, design aspects to be avoided, construction details. Includes an annotated list of boat candidates.
A discussion board and photo gallery for cruising sailors and wannabes, focused on specific boat designs.
A discussion board and photo gallery for cruising sailors and wannabes specializing in catamarans and trimarans.
One of the best resources on the web for familiarizing yourself with sailboat boatbuilding techniques and materials. Includes a forum on tools and equipment, as well as several others on the boat design.