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Boating Holiday Top Tips!

Boating Holiday Top Tips!

If you are planning your first boating holiday this year then this article should be of interest to you, as it features our boating holiday top tips. Driving a boat really is easier than you may thin...

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Best of the Broads 3-day Route

Best of the Broads 3-day Route

See the best of the Broads on this three-day route. If you haven’t picked up your boat too late in the afternoon on day one, head for Acle, cruising across Barton Broad, down the River An...

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Map of the Broads

Map of the Broads

Explore the Broads at your own pace There are five rivers which flow through the Broads - the Bure, the Yare, the Ant, the Thurne and the Waveney. The Broads are made up of 40 or so shallow lakes...

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Stalham Boating Holiday Route Ideas

Stalham Boating Holiday Route Ideas

The beauty of the Broads holiday is that you are free to go wherever you choose! You can travel all day or just go a short while, moor up and relax on the boat. Please remember to be mindful of bridge...

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Acle Boating Holiday Route Ideas

Acle Boating Holiday Route Ideas

The beauty of the Broads holiday is that you are free to go wherever you choose! You can travel all day or just go a short while, moor up and relax on the boat. Please remember to be mindful of bridge...

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Norfolk Broads Boat Hire Safety Code

Norfolk Broads Boat Hire Safety Code

View the Broads Authority waterway codes here: http://www.broads-authority.gov.uk/boating/navigating-the-broads/safety/waterways-codes SAFETY CODE To help ensure you have a safe and relaxing holi...

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Norfolk Broads Bridges

Norfolk Broads Bridges

Be Mindful of Bridges Wroxham, Potter Heigham, Beccles and Wayford all have low bridges through which some cruisers will not pass at any time. Where this applies, it is clearly shown in the boat desc...

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Driving a Boat

Driving a Boat

Everyone who comes on a boating holiday with Richardson's is given a “trial run”. This is a demonstration on how to drive the boat and use the controls, providing you with all the information yo...

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Kids Guide to Boating

Kids Guide to Boating

Download our Kids Guide to the Broads and Explore with Ellie & Richie! A Norfolk Broads boating holiday is a fantastic adventure for children of all ages. We have a large variety of boats for hir...

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Better Boating Guide

Better Boating Guide

Chapter 1 General introduction to the Broads and boating holidays, including some traffic aerial video photography of the area. Chapter 2 Introduction to typical hire cruisers...

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River Guides

River Guides

Find out what you can expect to see on each river of the Broads! The River Ant This is a tributary of the River Bure. The following places can be found on the River Ant: Stalham is a country...

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Moorings, Journey Times, and Tide Tables

Moorings, Journey Times, and Tide Tables

Without a doubt, the most magical way to discover the Broads is by boat. The waterways of the Broads are safe and easy to navigate, with over 125 tranquil, lock-free miles to explore. So much of the B...

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