Originally Posted by Searider
Bavarias are very good boats for what most people ACTUALLY use a yacht for, rather than what they IMAGINE they will use a yacht for.
Short weekend local sailing with maybe a couple of weeks gentle cruising in good weather. Plenty of space for kids and showing off to your mates.
Yeah exactly, I own two currently, and unlike the chap in the next mooring to me, who bought a new dufour at probably nearly double the price, my bilges weren't getting about 3L of salt water in them per hour when crossing the channel!