A red and blue tug with an ice cream van

Why do it on land when you can do it on water? From a private floating hot tub to a sail through ice cream parlour and beauty salon on the waterways, these boats are now venues for some of the coolest activities on the UK's rivers and canals

Recipe: brown shrimp, borlotti, cherry tomatoes

From Dee Caffari's tortilla pizza to The Boat Cookbook's author Fiona Sims brown shrimp and borlotti beans salad, these delicious recipes are quick to make, require minimal cooking and are ideal when there is minimal galley space.

Recipes: Trout with Corn Cakes

There's nothing quite like enjoying a meal at sea, but it can be tricky to cook in a small galley and ingredients may not always be available. YBW speaks to Fiona Sims, the author of 'The Boat Cookbook: Real Food for Hungry Sailors', a book full of easy recipes -…

With temperatures rising to 26 degrees in October, the Italian southernmost region is the perfect spot for a late sun holiday. There's still time to charter a yacht, sail and enjoy the last of the season's warm weather.