Guides & Handbooks

What to Pack for a Boating Holiday

What to Pack for a Boating Holiday

It can be hard to know what to pack for a boating holiday – especially if it’s your first time. Here at Richardson’s Boating Holidays we have 70 years’ experience helping visitors enjoy the N...

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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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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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Idiot’s Guide to Boating Terms

12v - this means you can only charge your mobile phone through an in car charger and there are no 3 pin sockets on board. You can hire hair dryers to use on these boats. 240v - there are some 3 pin...

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