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Babes in the Water: Barging In Europe - The Perfect Baby Boomer Adventure [Kindle Edition]

Stephanie Kalesh , Ric Kalesh
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Book Description

What should you do when you’ve never even been in a rowboat, but discover one boring Saturday morning, as you were reading two inches in a travel column, an instant but hitherto totally unknown passion to live and cruise on a barge in Europe? Should you give your Australian life the flick, pack your midlife crisis in two suitcases, kiss family and friends goodbye and grab a plane to the other side of the world to buy a boat?
Absolutely! But where do you start?
Well convincing your husband that he wants to do it too is the first thing.
“Don’t be ridiculous, we’d be complete babes in the woods.”
“Well actually Sweetheart, technically, I think we’d be complete babes in the water.”

A true story about the exhilarating, terrifying and fabulous first year of a live-aboard life on the rivers and canals of Holland, Belgium and France.

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Product Details

  • File Size: 925 KB
  • Print Length: 312 pages
  • Publisher: Vivid Publishing; 1 edition (December 1, 2011)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B006TM94BY
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Lending: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #349,832 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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By Miles
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Finally a great barging book; we meet Stephanie and Ric Kalesh and from the first page you know you’d like to have them as traveling companions. We see barging through the eyes of people new to it and see some of the unvarnished day-to-day living – and it’s fun. The boat is the other great character and somehow it all just comes out in a great, easy, fun read. It is indeed the perfect adventure for baby boomers and many others as well.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars August 13, 2014
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I am so jealous i want to do what Stephanie did. Still trying to get the hubby to agree
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