Boats For Sale on Lovesail

Boats For Sale on Lovesail – Classified Section

We have a few boats for sale posted by our Lovesail members in the classified section.  Here are a few that have been listed recently.

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Valentine’s Day traditions

Unusual Valentine’s Day traditions from around the world

Many countries celebrate Valentine’s Day.  Whilst in the UK we tend to buy cards, flowers and chocolates for our Valentines, other countries have other Valentine’s Day traditions to show their love to their Valentine.

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Unusual Nautical Terms

Unusual Nautical Terms Onboard a Boat or Ship

Here are some of the more unusual nautical terms used aboard a seafaring vessel.


A baggywrinkle is a material, often old or scrap rope, that is used to wrap around parts of the rigging or mooring lines to prevent chaffing. 

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Vegetarian Bolognese

vegetarian bolognese

Vegetarian Bolognese Sauce

There is great excitement tinged with sadness in our house this evening.  My daughter, of nearly 23 years, is preparing to leave home to live in London! 

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crewing opportunities winter 2020

Crewing Opportunities – Winter 2020

crewing opportunities winter 2020Crewing Opportunities Winter 2020 – Here are a few of our top picks from the crewing section on Lovesail.  If you are interested in any of the posts then log into your Lovesail account and either go to the crewing section or contact the member directly.

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Moluccas Islands

The Foundations of the East India Company

Moluccas Islands

The 16th century paved the way for the East India Company, which would become one of the most notorious organizations in history. It was a hotbed of naval exploration. Our oceans belonged to Portugal and Spain, as they blazed trails through unchartered seas. Such was their dominance they agreed to split the world in half with the Treaty of Tordesillas, 1494.

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Guidelines for Photo Uploads on Lovesail

Here are the guidelines which form part of the Acceptance of Use and Terms and Conditions regarding photos that are uploaded to

Profile/Avatar Picture

  1. The profile picture should show only the head and shoulders.
  2. The image should only be of the member to which the account belongs.
  3. The images should be clear and of good quality when viewed.
  4. No children should be included.
  5. No memes
  6. The image used must belong to the account holder.

Pictures Uploaded into Profile Albums

  1. All images must be owned by the account holder.
  2. No memes allowed.  These can and often do contain malware.
  3. Images must be clear and of good quality.
  4. Images must not be defamatory, abusive, obscene, profane, offensive, sexually-oriented, sexually provocative, racially offensive, or illegal.  Images must not infringe or violate another party’s rights (including, but not limited to, intellectual property rights, and rights of privacy and publicity).
  5. Cleavage shots are not permitted.
  6. Swimwear shots are allowed but not if they show a sexually provocative pose.
  7. No images of children under 18 years of age.
  8. No contact details or details of other websites to be included in images.

We want Lovesail to be a safe and unthreatening place to meet like-minded sailing friends.  Please allow us to do this by being respectful of other members.  Whilst we are primarily a dating site we do have members just here for friendships and crewing opportunities.  Racier pictures can be sent via the private message facility if the recipient has agreed.  We all have different levels of sensibility, what one person might think is an acceptable image another could find offensive.

Updated August 2020